New International Version
A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict, but the one who is patient calms a quarrel.
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
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Better is a dinner of herbs - Great numbers of indigent Hindoos subsist wholly on herbs, fried in oil, and mixed with their rice.
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A sermon (No. 177) delivered on Sabbath morning, February 14, 1858 At The Music Hall, Royal Surrey Gardens by C. H. Spurgeon. "Hell and destruction are before the Lord: how much more then the hearts of the children of men?" -- Proverbs 15:11. You have often smiled at the ignorance of heathens who bow themselves before gods of wood and stone. You have quoted the words of Scripture and you have said, "Eyes have they, but they see not; ears have they, but they hear not." You have therefore argued that …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
How the Humble and the Haughty are to be Admonished.
An Exposition on the First Ten Chapters of Genesis, and Part of the Eleventh
So Abram said to Lot, "Let's not have any quarreling between you and me, or between your herders and mine, for we are close relatives.
Whoever is patient has great understanding, but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
The way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns, but the path of the upright is a highway.
A king's wrath is a messenger of death, but the wise will appease it.
A perverse person stirs up conflict, and a gossip separates close friends.
As charcoal to embers and as wood to fire, so is a quarrelsome person for kindling strife.
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