Muʿjam al-Aḥādīth al-Muʿtabara > Reward of the Scholar and the Seeker of Knowledge
Hadith #3

[3/20] عن رسول الله صلى الله عليه واله: من حفظ احاديثنا أربعين حديثا بعثه الله يوم القيامة عالما فقيها

3. [3/20] From the messenger of Allāh صلى الله عليه واله who said: whoever preserves forty of our narrations Allāh will raise him on the day of judgment as a scholar possessing understanding.