Imam Shafi’ was one of the greatest Imams Islam produced. Amongst his famous saying was a few maxims he took from some early Muslim sages, from which this quote is taken: “Your Nafs: If you do not keep it busy with truth, it will keep you busy with falsehood.” This plain, forthright and exacting saying is a perfect reminder for all seekers of truth. Decorate your work space with this profound jewel of wisdom while reminding your nafs of its ultimate reality. Designed in a classic Roman-engraved style to emphasize its timelessness. Place on wood or stone to really bring out the carved look.