Repentance is the central component of spiritual growth in Islam. Without it there is no salvation.
Gratitude is a cultivated attitude one develops in the face of adversity in life. It is with gratitude that depression ends.
Stubbornness destroys not only our spirituality, but also our social relationships.
Forgiving does not mean justifying or forgetting someone who has hurt us, it means letting go of resentment.
On Dealing with the Dark Side of the Ummah
Habitual sins create spiritual laxity and comfort zones that are very difficult to overcome. By taking on small sins one at a time, you can train yourself to overcome the bigger ones.