April 9

Know that the life of this world is but amusement and diversion and adornment and boasting to one another and competition in increase of wealth and children…And what is the worldly life except the enjoyment of delusion.

Arabic Calligraphy

{Arabic Calligraphy, marker on paper}

Quote: from Chapter (57) sūrat l-ḥadīd (The Iron) Verse (57:20) of the Quran

(See here for additional English translations.)

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