א׳ באב ה׳תש״פ
- One who overhears a piece of information that is spoken as an innocent comment, it is forbidden to believe it, how much more so not to act upon it.
Specifically so regarding a negative statement, or if the speaker judges someone in a negative light, or if the speaker is not speaking firsthand, it is an outright prohibition to believe him.
Every moment that prerson restrain him mouth he acquiting to the Hidden Light, that there is no Mal'ach and creation to be able Imagine.(Hagra letter) 1
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