I'm an American Muslim trying my darndest to learn the religion and apply it to my life. The results have been great so far but I could do better. I work in the nonprofit sector and probably will for life. People say I'm funny but that's a lot of pressure. I believe I just have a big mouth and everyone else is just holding in the funny stuff they think up.
In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful
We can all learn from Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)
"O Allah, I seek refuge in you from disability and laziness; from cowardice and avarice; from decrepitude and harshness; from negligence and impoverishment, from lowness and humiliation. And I seek refuge in You from poverty and disbelief; from sinfulness, disunity and hypocrisy; from notability and (showing off)..."
-Authenticated by Ahmad, Maalik, Bazaar, Haithami and Ibn Abd al-Barr