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الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : الحياءُ سَبَبٌ إلى كُلِّ جَميلٍ.

Modesty is the means to all beauty.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Bihar al-Anwar, v. 77, p. 211, no. 1; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 615

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : الحياءُ مِفْتاحُ كُلِّ الخَيرِ

Modesty is the key to all goodness
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 340; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 615

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : أعقَلُ النّاسِ أحْياهُم.

The most intelligent person is the most modest one.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 2900; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 615

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : الحياءُ يَصُدُّ عنْ فِعْلِ القَبيحِ.

Modesty prevents ugly actions.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 1393; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 615

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : سَبَبُ العِفَّةِ الحياءُ .

The means to chastity is modesty
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 5527; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 615

الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : لا إيمانَ لِمَن لا حياءَ لَهُ .

There is no faith for the one who has no modesty.
Imām Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (a.s.)
al-Kafi, v. 2, p. 106, no. 5; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 615

رسولُ اللهِ‏ِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ) : الحياءُ حياءانِ : حياءُ عَقْلٍ وحياءُ حُمْقٍ ، فحَياءُ العَقلِ العِلْمُ ، وحَياءُ الحُمْقِ الجَهْلُ.

There are two types of modesty, modesty springing from the intellect, and a sense of shame arising from foolishness. As for the modesty of the intellect, it is knowledge, and as for the shame from foolishness, it is ignorance.
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Bihar al-Anwar, v. 77, p. 149, no. 75; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 616

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : قُرِنَ الحياءُ بالحِرْمانِ.

Shame has been associated with deprivation.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 6714; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 616

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : الحياءُ يَمْنَعُ الرِّزْقَ.

Shame prevents sustenance.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 274; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 616

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : مَنِ اسْتَحيى مِن قَولِ الحَقِّ فهُو أحمَقُ.

One who is ashamed of speaking the truth is a fool
Imām Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 8650; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 616

رسولُ اللهِ‏ِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ) : لم‏يَبْقَ مِن أمْثالِ الأنْبياءِ (عَلَيهِم الّسَلامُ) إلّا قَولُ النّاسِ : إذا لَم تَسْتَحيِ فاصْنَعْ ما شِئْتَ .

From the proverbs of the prophets (AS) only the following saying of the people has remained, “If you do not have modesty then do as you wish”.
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Uyoun Akhbar al-Reza (AS), v. 2, p. 56, no. 207; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 616

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : مَن لَم يَسْتَحيِ مِن النّاسِ لَم يَسْتَحيِ مِن اللّه‏ِ سبحانَهُ .

One who is not ashamed in front of people is not ashamed in front of Allah, Glory be to Him
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 9081; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 616

رسولُ اللهِ‏ِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ) : اسْتَحْيِ مِن اللّه‏ِ اسْتِحياءَكَ مِن صالِحي جِيرانِكَ ؛ فإنّ فيها زِيادَةَ اليَقينِ .

Be modest in front of Allah just like your modesty with your righteous neighbours, for verily modesty with Allah increases one’s conviction.
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Bihar al-Anwar, v. 78, p. 200, no. 28; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 617

الإمامُ الكاظمُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : اسْتَحْيوا مِن اللّه‏ِ في سَرائرِكُم كما تَسْتَحْيونَ مِن النّاسِ في عَلانِيَتِكُم.

Be modest with Allah when in private just as you are modest with people in public
Imām Mūsā ibn Ja‘far al-Kāżim (a.s.)
Tuhaf al-`Uqoul, no. 394; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 617

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) : غايَةُ الحياءِ أنْ يَسْتَحييَ المَرءُ مِن نَفْسِهِ.

The peak of modesty is for a man to be modest in the presence of his own self.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 6369; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 617