Abu Dawud Book 13, Hadith Number 2927.Abu Dawud Book 13. Tributes, Spoils And Rulership Chapter : Not known. Narated By Al-Miqdam ibn Ma’dikarib : The Apostle of Allah (PBUH) struck him on his shoulders and then said: You will attain success, Qudaym, if you die without having been a ruler, a secretary, or a chief. Related Previous Post Abu Dawud Book 13, Hadith Number 2928. Next Post Abu Dawud Book 13, Hadith Number 2926.