Hadith on Bukhl: Corruption of Ummah by miserliness, worldly hopes

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The beginning of righteousness in this nation is by conviction and temperance, and the beginning of its corruption by is miserliness and vain hopes.

Source: Shu’ab al-Imān 10350

Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani

عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ عَمْرٍو قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَوَّلُ صَلَاحِ هَذِهِ الْأُمَّةِ بِالْيَقِينِ وَالزُّهْدِ وَأَوَّلُ فَسَادِهَا بِالْبُخْلِ وَالْأَمَلِ

10350 شعب الإيمان الجود والسخاء

6746 المحدث الألباني خلاصة حكم المحدث حسن في صحيح الجامع