Abu Juhaynah Al Maghribi said: I was with the illustrious scholar Saalih Al-Fawzan and I asked him:
I'm a student at the Islamic University (in Medinah) and I attend the classes of shaykh Muhammad ibn Haadi Al Madkhali, yet there are students that defame him, and they say that he is upon the way of the Haddaadi, so what is your advice, may Allah preserve you?
The shaykh responded: "Don't listen to them, seek knowledge from him (i.e. Shaykh Muhammad ibn Haadi)
Written on the 8th of Jumaada Al Awwal 1439.