Love, Loyalty & Appreciation


Umar (radi Allahu ‘anhu) said to a man who was thinking of divorcing his wife:

“Why do you want to divorce her?” He said, “I do not love her.” ‘Umar said,

“Must every house be built on love? What about loyalty and appreciation?”

(Al-Bayan wa at-Tabayeen, 2/101]

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