• like • a • beetle • who • hates • roses • and • musk •

The person who wishes to substitute secular law for the Sharee’ah is like a beetle that loves the smell of urine and feces but hates the fragrance of roses and musk

– Abu Hibbatu’llah Isma’il al Khateeb, Tahdheer Ahl al Iman ‘an al Hukm bighayri ma Anzala’r Rahman, in Rasaa’il al Muniriyah, 1/139.

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