Please mention the reference for this narration as well as the Arabic text.
Sufyan Thawri (rahimahullah) said: “A Mu’min is in need of patience just as he is in need of food and drink”
Imam Abu Bakr ibn Abid Dunya (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration. Sufyan Thawri (rahimahullah) reports, ‘It would be said, A Mu’min is in need of patience just as he is in need of food and drink.’
(As Sabr, Hadith: 81)
يحتاج المؤمن إلى الصبر كما يحتاج إلى الطعام والشراب
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar
Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar