"What prevented you from
travelling to az-Zuhree?"
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have not seen anyone more stronger in protecting that which
he had (of knowledge) than ath-Thowree. It was said to him:
prevented you from travelling to az-Zuhree (to seek knowledge)?"
did not have any (enough) dirhams (money)"))
an-Nubalaa. - Volume 7, Page 246