Persian Voices: Book of Humanity
May I be the sacrifice of Law? Tell me what I can do!” Our answer is this, “Obtain possession of the book of Humanity (adamiyyat). Read it. Become a man (Adam), and strive to further the cause of Humanity according to the measure of your understanding.
—Merchant of Tabriz
Kermani, Mohammad Nazem-al Eslam. (1979). Tarikh-e Bidari Iranian, ed. Ali-Akbar Saidi Sirjani Tehran: Entesharat Bonyad Farhang Iran, Agah and Lowh.