Planting the seeds of awe and fear of Allah in children is far more important than them memorising the Qur’an when they are young. However, memorising the Qur’an is praiseworthy.
Al Zuhd is leaving that which distracts one from Allah. Never testify to someone of being a zaahid because Zuhd is in the heart.
If your ilm is not hand in hand with spirituality, you’ll become more arrogant by the day.
The Prophet (saw) was special due to his clean heart, this is spirituality, adab and akhlaaq.
The most purest of mankind had his (saw) heart cleaned twice. In Muslim when he (saw) was young and al Israa wa’l Mi’raaj.