Yusuf Ali These are verses of the Qur´an,-a book that makes (things) clear;
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Yusuf Ali A guide: and glad tidings for the believers,-
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Yusuf Ali Those who establish regular prayers and give in regular charity, and also have (full) assurance of the hereafter.
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Yusuf Ali As to those who believe not in the Hereafter, We have made their deeds pleasing in their eyes; and so they wander about in distraction.
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Yusuf Ali Such are they for whom a grievous Penalty is (waiting); and in the Hereafter theirs will be the greatest loss.
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Yusuf Ali As to thee, the Qur´an is bestowed upon thee from the presence of one who is wise and all-knowing.
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Yusuf Ali Behold! Moses said to his family: "I perceive a fire; soon will I bring you from there some information, or I will bring you a burning brand to light our fuel, that ye may warm yourselves.
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Yusuf Ali But when he came to the (fire), a voice was heard: "Blessed are those in the fire and those around: and glory to Allah, the Lord of the worlds.
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Yusuf Ali "O Moses! verily, I am Allah, the exalted in might, the wise!....
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Yusuf Ali "Now do thou throw thy rod!" But when he saw it moving (of its own accord)as if it had been a snake, he turned back in retreat, and retraced not his steps: "O Moses!" (it was said), "Fear not: truly, in My presence, those called as messengers have no fear,-
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Yusuf Ali "But if any have done wrong and have thereafter substituted good to take the place of evil, truly, I am Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.
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Yusuf Ali "Now put thy hand into thy bosom, and it will come forth white without stain (or harm): (these are) among the nine Signs (thou wilt take) to Pharaoh and his people: for they are a people rebellious in transgression."
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Yusuf Ali But when Our Signs came to them, that should have opened their eyes, they said: "This is sorcery manifest!"
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Yusuf Ali And they rejected those Signs in iniquity and arrogance, though their souls were convinced thereof: so see what was the end of those who acted corruptly!
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Yusuf Ali We gave (in the past) knowledge to David and Solomon: And they both said: "Praise be to Allah, Who has favoured us above many of his servants who believe!"
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Yusuf Ali And Solomon was David´s heir. He said: "O ye people! We have been taught the speech of birds, and on us has been bestowed (a little) of all things: this is indeed Grace manifest (from Allah.)"
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Yusuf Ali And before Solomon were marshalled his hosts,- of Jinns and men and birds, and they were all kept in order and ranks.
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Yusuf Ali At length, when they came to a (lowly) valley of ants, one of the ants said: "O ye ants, get into your habitations, lest Solomon and his hosts crush you (under foot) without knowing it."
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Yusuf Ali So he smiled, amused at her speech; and he said: "O my Lord! so order me that I may be grateful for Thy favours, which thou hast bestowed on me and on my parents, and that I may work the righteousness that will please Thee: And admit me, by Thy Grace, to the ranks of Thy righteous Servants."
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Yusuf Ali And he took a muster of the Birds; and he said: "Why is it I see not the Hoopoe? Or is he among the absentees?