An Nawawi Hadith Number 31 : The Authority Of Sahl bin Saad Al-Saedi

A man came to the prophet and said: “O Messenger of Allah, direct me to an act which, if I do it, [will cause] Allah to love me and people to love me.” He said: “Renounce the world and Allah will love you, and renounce what people possess and people will love you.”

A fine Hadith related by Ibn Majah and others with good chains of authorities.