Don't abuse your friends and expect them to consider it criticism.
— Edward W. Howe

The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one's own --even more, one's own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
Katherine Anne Porter abuse quote

The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.
— James Madison

Abuse a man unjustly, and you will make friends for him.
— Edward W. Howe

When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
— Marcus Tullius Cicero