A KID standing on the roof of a house, out of harm's way, saw a Wolf passing by and immediately began to taunt and revile
though you do not know it, this Mouth whom you revile
is Mopo, my father."
"Upon these words a fire began to heat and kindle between them; insomuch that they began to rate and revile
one the other, that the whole multitude therewith disquieted began to be set on a hurry."*
The poor man, who bore on his face many more visible marks of the indignation of his wife, stood in silent astonishment at this accusation; which the reader will, I believe, bear witness for him, had greatly exceeded the truth; for indeed he had not struck her once; and this silence being interpreted to be a confession of the charge by the whole court, they all began at once, una voce , to rebuke and revile
him, repeating often, that none but a coward ever struck a woman.
They wonder why I came not to revile
venery and vice; and verily, I came not to warn against pickpockets either!
Would you have any right to strike or revile
or do any other evil to your father or your master, if you had one, because you have been struck or reviled by him, or received some other evil at his hands?--you would not say this?
It is easy to say these things; it is easy to revile
us, easy to despise us; therefore, let these people rail on; they cannot feel as Byng and I feel--it is their loss, not ours.
Was it not the least that one could do to swear at one's ease and revile
the name of God a little, on so fine a day, in such good company as dignitaries of the church and loose women?
Rokoff had been in to see and revile
and abuse him several times during the afternoon; but he had been able to wring no word of remonstrance or murmur of pain from the lips of the giant captive.
her as I might, despise myself as I might, I loved her--I loved her still!
Here one curses her and calls her capricious, fickle, and immodest, there another condemns her as frail and frivolous; this pardons and absolves her, that spurns and reviles
her; one extols her beauty, another assails her character, and in short all abuse her, and all adore her, and to such a pitch has this general infatuation gone that there are some who complain of her scorn without ever having exchanged a word with her, and even some that bewail and mourn the raging fever of jealousy, for which she never gave anyone cause, for, as I have already said, her misconduct was known before her passion.
Allah said which means: "But indeed if any show patience and forgive, that would truly be an exercise of courageous will and resolution in the conduct of affairs." (Al-Shooraa: 43) Our religion does not even allow us to revile
and abuse the sinner.