Hadith on Sitting: Let him keep his seat when he returns

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If a man stands from his seat and later returns to it, he is more entitled to it.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2179

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِذَا قَامَ الرَّجُلُ مِنْ مَجْلِسٍ ثُمَّ رَجَعَ إِلَيْهِ فَهُوَ أَحَقُّ بِهِ

2179 صحيح مسلم كتاب السلام باب إذا قام من مجلسه ثم عاد فهو أحق به