Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Sunday Guardian | Oct 1, 2017
There is a very relevant Hadith recorded by Bhukari, which clarifies that when the Prophet had to choose between two paths, he always opted for the easier—the peaceful course of action—than the harder one.
One is free to choose between the two paths of peace and violence. According to on Hadith, the Prophet of Islam defined a believer as the one from whom “people are safe as regards their lives and property.”
According to another tradition, the Prophet of Islam observed: