From: In The Mystic Footsteps Of Saints (2002), Volume 2, page 20.
What are your intentions when asking converts about their journeys to Islam?
The Master said, “The ancient scholars learned for themselves; the present scholars learn for others.” (The Analects 14:24). In this verse Confucius points out that scholars in ancient times and in his his time had different motivations towards learning. This can be interpreted along the lines that in ancient times learning was more for personal…Read more Why Do You Learn?