Proverbs 26:21
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New Living Translation
A quarrelsome person starts fights as easily as hot embers light charcoal or fire lights wood.

King James Bible
As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious man to kindle strife.

Darby Bible Translation
As coals for hot coals, and wood for fire, so is a contentious man to inflame strife.

World English Bible
As coals are to hot embers, and wood to fire, so is a contentious man to kindling strife.

Young's Literal Translation
Coal to burning coals, and wood to fire, And a man of contentions to kindle strife.

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