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New Living Translation
A fool is quick-tempered, but a wise person stays calm when insulted.
American Standard Version
A fool's vexation is presently known; But a prudent man concealeth shame.
Berean Study Bible
A fool’s anger is known at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.
A fool immediately sheweth his anger: but he that dissembleth injuries is wise.
English Revised Version
A fool's vexation is presently known: but a prudent man concealeth shame.
King James Bible
A fool's wrath is presently known: but a prudent man covereth shame.
World English Bible
A fool shows his annoyance the same day, but one who overlooks an insult is prudent.
Young's Literal Translation
The fool -- in a day is his anger known, And the prudent is covering shame.
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