Muʿāwiyah ibn ʾAbī Sufyān

“I do not apply my sword where my whip is enough, nor my whip where my tongue is enough.”

“I do not come between people and their tongues, so long as they do not come between us and our rule,” on allowing people to mock him as the son of a jigar-khor.

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One response to “Muʿāwiyah ibn ʾAbī Sufyān

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