Hadith on Manners: Anas testifies to the character of the Prophet

Anas ibn Malik reported: I served the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, for ten years. By Allah, he never even said to me, “Uff!” He never said harshly for anything, “Why did you do that?” or, “Why did you not do that?”

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 5691, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2309

Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim

 أَنَسٌ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ قَالَ خَدَمْتُ النَّبِيَّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ عَشْرَ سِنِينَ فَمَا قَالَ لِي أُفٍّ وَلَا لِمَ صَنَعْتَ وَلَا أَلَّا صَنَعْتَ

5691 صحيح البخاري كتاب الأدب باب حسن الخلق والسخاء وما يكره من البخل

2309 صحيح مسلم كتاب الفضائل باب كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم أحسن الناس خلقا