Sahih Muslim | Book 37 | Chapter 6

Narrated by 'Abdullah
'Abdullah reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Nothing is more loveable to Allah than His praise as He has praised Himself and no one is more self- respecting than Allah Himself and it As because of this that He has prohibited abominable acts.

Narrated by 'Abdullah
'Abdullah reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: None is more self-respecting than Allah and it is because of this that He has prohibited abominable acts-both visible and invisible-and none loves His praise more than Allah Himself.

Narrated by 'Abdullah b. Mas'ud
'Abdullah b. Mas'ud reported it directly from Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) that he said: None is more self-respecting than Allah and it is because of this that He has prohibited abominable acts-both visible and invisible and nothing is loved by Allah more than the praise of His Ownself and it is because of this that He has praised Himself.

Narrated by Abdullah b. Mas'ud
Abdullah b. Mas'ud reported that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) said: None loves one's own praise more than Allah, the Exalted and Glorious, does. It is because of this that He has praised Himself, and none is more self-respecting than Allah and it is because of this that He has prohibited abominable acts and there is none who is more anxious to accept the apologies of the people than Allah Himself and it is because of this that He has revealed the Book and sent the Messengers.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
Abu Huraira reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Allah is self-respecting and a believer is also self-respecting and the respect of Allah is injured if a believer does what He has forbidden him to do.

Narrated by Asma' daughter of Abu Bakr,
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Asma' daughter of Abu Bakr, through another chain of transmitters.

Narrated by Abu Salama
Abu Salama reported from Abu Huraira that he narrated that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) said: There is none more self-respecting than Allah, the Exalted and Glorious There is no mention of the narration of Asma'.

Narrated by Asma'
Asma' reported that Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) said: There is none more self-respecting than Allah, the Exalted and Glorious.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
Abu Huraira reported Allah's Messenger(may peace be upon him) as saying: A believer is self-respecting and Allah is extremely self-respecting.

Narrated by Shu'ba
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Shu'ba through another chain of transmitters.