- Do not speak without thinking. You should only speak once you have pondered over what you wish to say and you are convinced that it will not be badly received.
- Never speak a lie
- Don’t ever backbite or listen to back-biting and tale-bearing.
- Do not make false promises
- Do not be boastful of something that you own or a quality which you possess.
- Do not laugh in such a way that the other party feels insulted or offended.
- Engage in commanding the good and forbidding the evil