Al-Ghazali on the Condemnation of Pride and Self-Admiration
Al-Ghazali, Mohammed Rustom (tr.)
Book 29 of the Revival of the Religious Sciences
This work delves into the fundamental spiritual ailments and major impediments of the soul, namely pride and self-admiration. From the beginning of the work, Ghazali states that both pride and self-admiration are forms of spiritual disease.