It was narrated to us by al-Shaykh, al-Faqih al-adūq (Abū Jaʿfar Moammed bin ʿAlī bin al-ussain bin Mūsa bin Bābawayh al-Qummi رحمه الله), who said – it was narrated to us by al-Ḥassan bin ʿAbd Allāh bin Saʿīd, who said – it was narrated to us by ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Yaḥya, who said – it was narrated to us by Moḥammed bin Sahl, who said – it was narrated to us by ʿAbd Allāh bin Moḥammed al-Baluway, who said – it was narrated to us by Ibrāhīm bin ʿUbayd Allāh, from his father, from Zayd bin ʿAlī, from his father, from his grandfather:

from ʿAlī عليهم السلام, who said: The Masters of people in this worldly life (al-Dunya) are the bountiful; and in the next life (al-Ākhira) are the god-conscious.

حدثنا الشيخ الفقيه أبو جعفر محمد بن علي بن الحسين بن موسى بن بابويه القمي ( رحمه الله ) ، قال : حدثنا الحسن بن عبد الله بن سعيد ، قال : حدثنا عبد العزيز ابن يحيى ، قال : حدثنا محمد بن سهل ، قال : حدثنا عبد الله بن محمد البلوي ، قال : حدثني إبراهيم بن عبيد الله ، عن أبيه ، عن زيد بن علي ، عن أبيه ، عن جده ، عن علي ( عليهم السلام ) قال : سادة الناس في الدنيا الأسخياء ، وفي الآخرة الأتقياء