Some articles on son:
... In Islamic sources, when Abraham tells his son about the vision, his son accepted to be sacrificed for fulfillment of God's command, and no binding to the altar occurred ... The Quran states that when Abraham asked for a righteous son, God granted him a son possessing forbearance ... The son is not however named directly in the Quran ...
Famous quotes containing the words isaac and/or son:
“Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.”
—Bible: Hebrew Jacob, in Genesis, 27:11.
To his mother Rebekah, explaining how the blind Isaac might discover the ploy of his pretending to be Esau. Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents. (25:27)
“O mistress mine, where are you roaming?
O stay and hear, your true loves coming,
That can sing both high and low.
Trip no further, pretty sweeting.
Journeys end in lovers meeting,
Every wise mans son doth know.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)