Once an old man spread rumors that his neighbor was a thief. As a result, the young man was arrested. Days later the young man was proven innocent. After being released he sued the old man for wrongly accusing him.
A miser had accumulated, by effort, trade and lending, three hunderd thousand dinars. He had lands and buildings, and all kinds of wealth. He then decided that he would spend a year in enjoyment, living comfortably, and then decide as what his future should be.
There was once a very heavy downpour in a village. There was an old man sitting on his porch and soon it started to flood and everyone started fleeing. The old man told everyone, “I’ll stay! God will save me!”
A man woke up early in order to pray the Fajr (Morning) prayer in the Masjid (Mosque). He got dressed, made his ablution and was on his way to the Masjid.
The only survivor of a shipwreck was washed up on a small, uninhabited island.
Telling the truth is a very good habit. If you always speak the truth, you can save yourself from a lot of trouble! Here is a story of a man who did a lot of bad things, but his promise to tell the truth saved him.