Knowledge of the Names and Attributes of Allah guards against error and stumbling, opens the door of hope, assists in patience and protects from laziness and apathy.
—Shaikh ‘Umar Sulaiman Al-Ashqar
Al-Ashqar, Shaikh ‘Umar Sulaiman, The Names and Attributes of Allah According to the doctrine of Ahl-us-Sunnah wal Jama’ah (Ipswich: Jam’iat Ihyaa’ Minhaaj al-Sunnah, 1999), p. 26.
(Read on pg 35, Umm Abdurrahman Sakina Hirschfelder, Who Is Allah? His Names and Attributes and their Significance to the Individual. International Islamic Publishing House. Riyadh:2010.)