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Imam Al Ghazali on Dunya and “pleasure”

The highest pleasure in food is the vomit of bees–- honey.
The highest pleasure in cloth excrement of worms–- silk.
The highest pleasure in smell is the mucus of a gazelles–- musk.
The highest pleasure in drink is the most abundant thing in the world–- water.
The highest pleasure in pleasure is the meeting of the two urinary tracks–- sexual intercourse.
Imam al Ghazali 
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