I remember the story when Ali passed away, Muawiyyah cried, though Muawwiyah still had a hard situation that time with ‘Ali. Then a friend of Muawiyyah asked him why did he cry for Ali, and he said ” Ali passed away. We’ve just lost one of the ‘ilm”. It shows us that ‘Ali was rich of ‘ilm..
I try to underline some words in his quotes :
He ruins the present while worrying about his future – but weeps in the future by recalling his past.
such a waste of time, Ran. such a waste of time….