|' Similar Ayat to this have already been quoted above, which indicate that we must always be in a state between hope for Allah's mercy and fear of His punishment|
|Ibn al-Mubarak reported through his chain of transmission from a Companion of the Prophet, Allah bless him and give him peace, that he said: ﾓThe Messenger of Allah, Allah bless him and give him peace, came out to us from the door which the Banu Shaybah use and found us laughing||Announce, O Muhammad unto My slaves that verily I am the Forgiving, the Merciful ﾔ|
He said: I see that you are laughing! He retreated but when he reached the buttress, he came back to us and said: When I left, Gabriel, peace be upon him, came to me and said: O Muhammad, Allah, glorious and majestic is He, says: Why are you driving my servants to despair? Announce, O Muhammad unto My slaves that verily I am the Forgiving, the Mercifulﾅ [15:49].