Ubaidullah on Life: Prefer the Hereafter over the worldly life

Ahmad reported: Ubaidullah ibn Umair, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Give preference to the life with Allah Almighty over the life with people.”

Source: al-Zuhd li-Aḥmad Ibn Ḥanbal 2224

عن أحمد قال عبيد الله بن عمير رحمه الله آثِرُوا الْحَيَاءَ مِنَ اللَّهِ تَعَالَى عَلَى الْحَيَاءِ مِنَ النَّاسِ

2224 الزهد لأحمد بن حنبل