Is this a Hadith of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) or the statement of a pious person?
“Man does not fill a container more evil than his belly”
This is a Hadith of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) recorded in Sunan Tirmidhi and Sunan Ibn Majah, on the authority of Sayyiduna Miqdam ibn Ma’di Karib (radiyallahu ‘anhu).
(Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 2380 and Sunan Ibn Majah, Hadith: 3349)
See the full Hadith and authenticity here.
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar