Ibn Hazm: "What indicates a person’s weak religion and fear of God, is that he seeks for an opinion that suits his desire." (al-Ihkam 'Is this which is beloved to me haraam? Okay I'll jut find a shaykh who says its permissible!' Allaahu musta`an!
Islam - 7 tips for understanding the Qur’an - The Quran describes itself as a book of guidance. It sometimes offers detailed accounts of specific historical events, and it often emphasizes the moral significance of an event over its narrative sequence.