Reference: Ighaathatul-Lahfaan, v1/p89 Ibn al-Qayyim said: If you pondered over the condition of many of the people, you will find them looking for their right over Allaah, and not looking at Allaah’s right over them.
Striving in the pursuit of people’s satisfaction
[Striving in the pursuit of] people’s satisfaction is an unattainable goal, and [instead], striving to guide them is a good deed that should not be neglected.
We are not prepared to rectify ourselves
[As for] the people today, they all want the[ir] leader to be like who? Like ‘Umar ibn al-Khattaab or ‘Umar ibn ‘Abdil-‘Azeez…
Whoever fears Allaah
Whoever fears Allaah, then no-one will be able to harm him, and whoever fears other than Allaah, then no-one will be able to benefit him.