Osman Bakar Quotes.

1. "To the extent that in one's act of faith one participates in the truth through reason and heart, faith already implies a particular level of knowledge and of certainty."
- Quote by Osman Bakar

2. "Rationalism is false not because it seeks to express reality in rational mode, so far as this possible, but because it seeks to embrace the whole of reality in the realm of reason, as if the reason coincides with the very principle of things."
- Quote by Osman Bakar

3. "Islam deals not only with what man must and must not do, but also with what he needs to know. In other words, Islam is both a way of acting and doing things and a way of knowing."
- Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science

4. "Logic, when used correctly and by an intellect that is not corrupted by the lower passions, may lead to one to the Transcendent itself."
- Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science

5. "Faith in Qur'anic revelation unveils all the possibilities that lie before the human intellect."
- Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science

6. "It is a meaningful thing for a scientist of the stature of Ibn Sina, certainly one of the best scientific minds in the whole history of mankind, to often resort to prayer to seek God's help in solving his philosophical and scientific problems. And it is also perfectly understandable why the purification of the soul is considered an integral part of the methodology of knowledge."
- Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science

7. "The unity of scientific and spiritual knowledge is realized when each of the particular sciences is organically related to the supreme knowledge of al-tawhid."
- Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science

8. "The sun symbolizes the Divine intelligence; the empty vastness of space symbolizes the Divine All-Possibility and also the Divine immutability; a bird symbolizes the soul; a tree symbolizes the grades of being; and water symbolizes knowledge and rain revelation."
- Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science