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Is there a guide, or some set of guidelines, in Arizal, concerning how to react to insults?

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Is there a reason you want guidelines specifically from the Arizal? Why would other authorities not be adequate for your needs? – Avrohom Yitzchok Mar 4 '14 at 21:59
As far as general sources, the b'raisa in Shabbos (88b) praises those who do not respond to insults, and Rashi's interpretation indicates that this extends to those who rejoice when insulted. See also Chovos Hal'vavos (Sha'ar Yichud HaMa'aseh, ch. 2), M'iras Einayim (Eikev), Magid Meisharim (B'shalach), Reishis Chochma (Anava, §3), Sha'arei K'dusha (Section 4), Tzava'as HaRivash (§2), and other sources, who indicate that one should strive to be equally unaffected by praises and insults. – Fred Mar 5 '14 at 1:56
I am writing a research paper on halachik responses to negative emotional attitudes and wish to include Arizal. – Aviel Moshe b. David Mar 5 '14 at 9:36

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