It was narrated to us by Āmed bin Yaya al-Makattib, who said – it was narrated to us by Moammed bin al-Qāim, who said – it was narrated to us by Āmed bin Saʿīd al-Dimishqi, who said – it was narrated to be by al-Zubair bin Bukār, who said – it was narrated to us by Moammed bin al-Dhaḥḥāk, from Nawfil bin ʿAmārah, who said:

Quṣay bin Kalāb exhorted his sons, and said: “Oh my sons, beware of drinking wine, for even though it improves the condition of the bodies, it destroys the minds.”

حدثنا أحمد بن يحيى المكتب، قال: حدثنا محمد بن القاسم، قال: حدثنا أحمد بن سعيد الدمشقي قال: حدثنا الزبير بن بكار، قال: حدثنا محمد بن الضحاك، عن نوفل بن عمارة، قال: أوصى قصي بن كلاب بنيه، فقال: يا بني، إياكم وشرب الخمر، فإنها إن أصلحت الأبدان، أفسدت الأذهان