Hadith on Akhlaq: Allah loves forbearance, modesty, clemency

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to Al-Ashajj ‘Abdul al-Qays, “Verily, you have two qualities beloved to Allah. They are forbearance and clemency.

In another narration, the Prophet said, “They are forbearance and modesty.”

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 17

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لِلْأَشَجِّ عَبْدِ الْقَيْسِ إِنَّ فِيكَ خَصْلَتَيْنِ يُحِبُّهُمَا اللَّهُ الْحِلْمُ وَالْأَنَاةُ

وفي رواية أحمد قال الْحِلْمُ وَالْحَيَاءُ

17 صحيح مسلم كتاب الإيمان باب الأمر بالإيمان بالله تعالى ورسوله صلى الله عليه وسلم وشرائع الدين