45. Be ready to forgive

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45 - وبالإسناد الأول عن علي بن مهزيار، عن الحسن بن علي بن فضال قال: سمعت أبا الحسن عليه السلام يقول: ما التقت فئتان [قتالا] قط إلا نصر الله أعظمها عفوا .


45. And with the first chain of narration from ‘Ali ibn Mahzyar, from al-Hasan ibn ‘Ali ibn Faddhal, who said: I heard Abul Hassan (i.e. ‘Ali ibn Musa al-Ridha) peace be upon him say: "Never did the two warring factions meet to fight except that Allah helped the one which is more forgiving."