- The sacred fabulist has failed to give us any choice examples in which the Jews executed just judgments for widows or fatherless girls; on the contrary in all their dealings with women of all ranks, classes and ages they were merciless and unjust. - "The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation.", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
- And here is another rabbinical fable of a Fox- a very common character in the apologues of most countries; although the " moral" appended to this one by the pious fabulist is much more striking than is sometimes the case of those deduced from beast- fables: The Fox in the Garden. - "Flowers from a Persian Garden and Other Papers", W. A. Clouston.
- One day, the master of Lukman, an Eastern fabulist, said to him, " Go into such a field, and sow barley." - "Sowing and Reaping", Dwight Moody.