In the end every culture comes with its unique traits. You might experience this through comments along the lines of, "I don't trust her" and "I think she is a bad influence on you. After all, he's after perfecting the whole package. The best thing for you to do would be to take your cue from him.
Something also typical of Arab men in our day and age is a shaky financial situation. But I nonetheless still identify as Muslim and Arab. For example, some ask their partners to limit their outings on their own, while others insist on driving their partners around, accompanying them everywhere, and paying for them despite the latter's serious objections Religion influences all parts of their life including love life.