It’s been reported that Imam Ashafi’i rahimuhullah said:

“Oh Abu Musa, were you to strive your utmost to please everybody, then there is no way to achieve that. So if that is the case, then make your action and intention sincere for the sake of Allaah Azawajel.

[Bustaan Al ‘Aarifeen P (10)]

Translated by

Abu Mu’aawiyah Abdullaah Hassan