One day, as he taught us ‘Aqeedah at the Faculty of Sharee’ah in Qaseem, he made us sit an exam; the exam was on a Sunday, and the following Saturday he brought in all our [marked] papers, considering the number of students was over 80.
“My father has arrived in ‘Unayzah to convey greetings to you, I hope you will convey your greetings to him before you leave.”
As for his asceticism (zuhd), then it is sufficient to know that all his books which have been printed with his permission are for noble charitable causes.
Once he went to give a lecture to the National Guard where senior officers were waiting to welcome him to the masjid.
One of the brothers, his name being ‘Abdus-Samad, once asked the Shaykh during his lesson in tafseer…
Once in one of the study circles, one of the students went to the bathroom and [whilst there] the water pipe burst.