٢١. وَلَا تَكُونُوا كَالَّذِينَ قَالُوا سَمِعْنَا وَهُمْ لَا يَسْمَعُونَ
21. Wala takoonoo kaallatheena qaloo samiAAna wahum la yasmaAAoona
English Translation
And do not be like those who say, "We have heard," while they do not hear.
And do not be like those who say: "We have heard," but do not hear.
And do not be like those who said, We have heard, whereas they do not hear.
and be not as those who say, 'We hear,' and they hear not.
And be not like unto those who say: we hear, whereas they hearken not.
And be not like those who say: We have heard, but they hear not.
And be not like those who say, “We hear,” when they do not hear.
And do not be like those who say: 'We hear', though they do not hearken.
And be not like those who say: We have heard, but they hear not.
Be not as those who say, we hear, and they hear not.
Do not be like those who say, ‘We hear,’ though they do not hear.
Do not be like those who say: 'We hear' but they do not listen.
Do not be like those who said that they have heard (the Messenger's commands) but do not pay any attention to them.
And be not like those who said, We hear, and they did not obey.
Do not be like those who say, "We hear," but pay no heed to what they hear --
Nor be like those who say, "We hear," but listen not:
Surah 8
Quran Surah Al-Anfaal ( Verse 21 ) with English Translation وَلَا تَكُونُوا كَالَّذِينَ قَالُوا سَمِعْنَا وَهُمْ لَا يَسْمَعُونَ