அவர்கள் "(இறைவா!) நீயே தூயவன். நீ எங்களுக்குக் கற்றுக்கொடுத்தவை தவிர எதைப்பற்றியும் எங்களுக்கு அறிவு இல்லை. நிச்சயமாக நீயே பேரறிவாளன்; விவேகமிக்கோன்" எனக் கூறினார்கள். அல்-குர்ஆன் 2:32
High above all is Allah, the King, the Truth! Be not in haste with the Qur'an before its revelation to thee is completed, but say, "O my Lord! advance me in knowledge."
AL QUR'AN 20:114
ஆகவே, உண்மை அரசனாகிய அல்லாஹ்வே மிக உயர்ந்தவன்; இன்னும் (நபியே!) உமக்கு (குர்ஆனின்) வஹீ அறிவிக்கப்பட்டு அது முடிவதற்கு முன்னதாகவே குர்ஆனை ஓத நீர் அவசரப்படாதீர்; "இறைவா! கல்வி ஞானத்தை எனக்கு அதிகப்படுத்துவாயாக!" என்றும் நீர் பிரார்த்தனை செய்வீராக!
Recite: In the name of thy Lord who created man from a clot. Recite: And thy Lord is the Most Generous Who taught by the pen, taught man that which he knew not." (Quran, 96:1-5)
"And they shall say had we but listened or used reason, we would not be among the inmates of the burning fire." (Quran, 67:10)
"Are those who have knowledge and those who have no knowledge alike? Only the men of understanding are mindful. " (Quran, 39:9)
"And whoso brings the truth and believes therein such are the dutiful." (Quran, 39:33)
"My Lord! Enrich me with knowledge.." (Quran, 20:114)
Seek knowledge "even though it be in China."
"The acquisition of knowledge is compulsory for every Muslim, whether male or female."
"The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr."
"Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave."
"God has revealed to me, 'Whoever walks in the pursuit of knowledge I facilitate for him the way to heaven.'
"The best form of worship is the pursuit of knowledge."
"Scholars should endeavor to spread knowledge and provide education to people who have been deprived of it. For, where knowledge is hidden it disappears."
Some one asked the Prophet : "Who is the biggest scholar?" He replied: "He who is constantly trying to learn from others, for a scholar is ever hungry for more knowledge."
"Seek knowledge and wisdom, or whatever the vessel from which it flows, you will never be the loser."
"Contemplating deeply for one hour (with sincerity) is better than 70 years of (mechanical) worship."
"To listen to the words of the learned and to instill unto others the lessons of science is better than religious exercises."
"Acquire knowledge: it enables its possessor to distinguish right from the wrong, it lights the way to heaven; it is our friend in the desert, our society in solitude, our companion when friendless - it guides us to happiness; it sustains us in misery; it is an ornament among friends and an armor against enemies."
The Virtue Of Seeking Knowledge by Dr. Zakir Naik.