Quotes on Islam

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“I was commanded to fight people until they say ‘there is no god but Allah’, and when they have said it, their lives and their property are protected from me, solely because of it (illa bi-haqqihi), and judgment upon them is in the hands of God.” | Muhammad
Surah 8.12
When your Lord revealed to the angels: I am with you, therefore make firm those who believe. I will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve. Therefore strike off their heads and strike off every fingertip of them.
Surah 9:29
Fight those from among the people of the Book, who believe not in Allah, nor in the Last Day, nor hold as unlawful what Allah and His Messenger have declared to be unlawful, nor follow the true religion...
“If the infidels, upon receiving the call [to Islam] neither consent to it nor agree to pay the [infidel] tax, it is incumbent on Muslims to call upon God for assistance, and to make war upon them.” | The Hidayah (Muslim manual)
Surah 9.30
And the Jews say: Uzair is the son of Allah; and the Christians say: The Messiah is the son of Allah; these are the words of their mouths; they imitate the saying of those who disbelieved before; may Allah destroy them; how they are turned away!
“The last hour would not come unless the Muslims will fight against the Jews and the Muslims would kill them until the Jews would hide themselves behind a stone or a tree and a stone or a tree would say: Muslim, or the servant of Allah, there is a Jew behind me; come and kill him...” | Muhammad Sahih Muslim Book 041, Number 6985
Surah 5.51
O you who believe! do not take the Jews and the Christians for friends; they are friends of each other; and whoever amongst you takes them for a friend, then surely he is one of them; surely Allah does not guide the unjust people.
“The Jews love life, so that is what we shall take away from them. We are going to win, because they love life and we love death.” | Hassan Nasrallah, 2004 interview explaining why Hizballah, the organization he heads, is destined to prevail over Israel
“The wave of the Islamic revolution will soon reach the entire world.” | Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
“Either we do it now or we do it after a hundred years, but this country [America] will become a Muslim country.” | Abdurahman Alamoudi, former head of the U.S. Muslim Brotherhood’s shura council was one of al-Qaida’s top fundraisers in America, according to the U.S. Treasury Department. He infiltrated both the Clinton and Bush administrations, is now serving 23 years in federal prison for plotting terrorism. Alamoudi also set up the Pentagon’s Muslim chaplains program, training and certifying most of the Islamic clerics and lay leaders serving in the U.S. military today.
“Allah is our goal; the Prophet is our guide; the Quran is our constitution; Jihad is our way; and death for the glory of Allah is our greatest ambition.” | Muslim Brotherhood Credo
“Christian & Jewish martyrs say; ‘I will die for what I believe.’ A Muslim martyr says, ‘You will die for what I believe.’” | John Reynolds
“The difference between Islam and Christianity is that in Islam, you are expected to die for your god. With Christianity, our God died for us.” | Unknown
“The Palestinian people does not exist. The creation of a Palestinian state is only a means for continuing our struggle against the state of Israel for our Arab unity. In reality today, there is no difference between Jordanians, Palestinians, Syrians, and Lebanese. Only for political and tactical reasons do we speak today about the existence of a Palestinian people, since Arab national interests demand that we posit the existence of a distinct “Palestinian people” to oppose Zionism. For tactical reasons, Jordan , which is a sovereign state with defined borders, cannot raise claims to Haifa and Jaffa, while as a Palestinian, I can undoubtedly demand Haifa, Jaffa, Beer-Sheva and Jerusalem . However, the moment we reclaim our right to all of Palestine, we will not wait even a minute to unite Palestine and Jordan.” | Zahir Muhsein March 31, 1977, Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) executive committee member
“Peace for us is the destruction of Israel.” | Yasser Arafat Chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), President of the Palestinian National Authority and winner of the Nobel peace prize
“It is in the nature of Islam to dominate, not to be dominated, to impose its law on all nations and to extend its power to the entire planet.” | Hassan al-Banna, Muslim Brotherhood founder
“the Muslim’s real enemies, not only Israel but also the United States. Waging jihad against both of these infidels is a commandment of Allah that cannot be disregarded.” | Muhammed Badi, Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Sept. 2010
“as far as the movement is concerned, Israel is a Zionist entity occupying holy Arab and Islamic lands...and we will get rid of it no matter how long it takes.” | Muhammed Mahdi Akef, Former Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide 2005 and 2007
“Today the Jews are not the Israelites praised by Allah, but the descendants of the Israelites who defied His word. Allah was angry with them and turned them into monkeys and pigs....There is no doubt that the battle in which the Muslims overcome the Jews [will come]....In that battle the Muslims will fight the Jews and kill them.” | Yusuf al-Qaradawi, Muslim Brotherhood Spiritual leader
“Relations between the EU and Israel are also part of the Union’s wider efforts to contribute to a resolution of the Middle East conflict. The achievement of lasting peace in the Middle East is a central aim of the EU, whose main objective is a two-state solution leading to a final and comprehensive settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict based on the implementation of the road map, with Israel and a democratic, viable, peaceful and soveriegn Palestinian State living side-by-side in peace within secure and recognized borders and enjoying normal relations with their neighbours.” | Javier Solana
“If the Palestinians decided to lay down their guns, there would be peace tomorrow. If the Israelis decided to lay down their guns, there would be genocide tomorrow.” | Alan Dershowitz Harvard Professor