You are a fettered slave and your Master disposes of you how He Wishes. It is disgraceful for you to dislike what your Master – Who is More Compassionate and Merciful than yourself and your parents – does to you. He is the Wisest of judges in His Actions and He only intended your betterment by the harm which afflicted you

— The Essence of Sufism by Shaykh Abu Bakr al-Mulla rahimahu Llah –