New American Standard Bible
A hot-tempered man stirs up strife, But the slow to anger calms a dispute.
King James Bible
A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
Darby Bible Translation
A furious man stirreth up contention; but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
World English Bible
A wrathful man stirs up contention, but one who is slow to anger appeases strife.
Young's Literal Translation
A man of fury stirreth up contention, And the slow to anger appeaseth strife.
Proverbs 15:18 Parallel
LibraryGod, the All-Seeing One
We have in our text, first of all, a great fact declared,--"Hell and destruction are before the Lord ;" we have, secondly, a great fact inferred,--"How much more then the hearts of the children of men?" I. We will begin with THE GREAT FACT WHICH IS DECLARED--a fact which furnishes us with premises from which we deduce the practical conclusion of the second sentence--"How much more then the hearts of the children of men?" The best interpretation that you can give of those two words, "hell" and "destruction," …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 4: 1858
Epistle cxxii. To Rechared, King of the visigoths .
So Abram said to Lot, "Please let there be no strife between you and me, nor between my herdsmen and your herdsmen, for we are brothers.
He who is slow to anger has great understanding, But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger.
The way of the lazy is as a hedge of thorns, But the path of the upright is a highway.
The fury of a king is like messengers of death, But a wise man will appease it.
A perverse man spreads strife, And a slanderer separates intimate friends.
Like charcoal to hot embers and wood to fire, So is a contentious man to kindle strife.
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