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Ghurar al-Hikam wa Durar al-Kalim

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Ghurar al-Hikam wa Durar al-Kalim

The Ghurar al-Hikam wa Durar al-Kalim (Arabic: غرر الحکم و درر الکلم‎ lit. "Exalted Aphorisms and Pearls of Speech") is the most comprehensive collection of short quotations and aphorisms by Ali ibn Abi Talib.[1] It contains about 11,000 short sayings. This work has recently been translated into English.

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