I, therefore, demand the formation of a consolidated Muslim State in the best interest of India and Islam.

Muhammad Iqbal

Muhammad Iqbal

Profession: Author
Nationality: Pakistani

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The Ego is partly free. partly determined, and reaches fuller freedom by approaching the Individual who is most free: God.

Unbeliever is he who follows predestination even if he be Muslim, Faithful is he, if he himself is the Divine Destiny.

If the object of poetry is, to make men, then poetry is the heir of prophecy.

In the first period religious life appears as a form of discipline which the individual or a whole people must accept as an unconditional command without any rational understanding of the ultimate meaning and purpose of that command.

Destiny is the prison and chain of the ignorant. Understand that destiny like the water of the Nile: Water before the faithful, blood before the unbeliever.

Why should I ask the wise men: Whence is my beginning? I am busy with the thought: Where will be my end?

Be not entangled in this world of days and nights; Thou hast another time and space as well.

The truth is that the religious and the scientific processes, though involving different methods, are identical in their final aim. Both aim at reaching the most real.

But inner experience is only one source of human knowledge.

The immediacy of mystic experience simply means that we know God just as we know other objects. God is not a mathematical entity or a system of concepts mutually related to one another and having no reference to experience.

The ultimate aim of the ego is not to see something, but to be something.

I have never considered myself a poet. I have no interest in poetic artistry.

Thou art not for the earth, nor for the Heaven the world is for thee, thou art not for the world.

I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky, And the blood coursing in the veins of the moon.