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Proverbs 15:1 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

15 A gentle answer turns away anger,
but a harsh word stirs up wrath.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 15:18 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

18 A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict,
but one slow to anger calms strife.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 16:32 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

32 Patience is better than power,
and controlling one’s emotions,[a] than capturing a city.

Footnotes:

  1. 16:32 Lit and ruling over one’s spirit
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Proverbs 17:1 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

17 Better a dry crust with peace
than a house full of feasting with strife.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 17:14 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

14 To start a conflict is to release a flood;
stop the dispute before it breaks out.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 17:19 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

19 One who loves to offend loves strife;
one who builds a high threshold invites injury.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 17:27 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

27 The one who has knowledge restrains his words,
and one who keeps a cool head[a]
is a person of understanding.

Footnotes:

  1. 17:27 Lit spirit
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 18:18-19 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

18 Casting the lot ends quarrels
and separates powerful opponents.

19 An offended brother is harder to reach[a]
than a fortified city,
and quarrels are like the bars of a fortress.

Footnotes:

  1. 18:19 LXX, Syr, Tg, Vg read is stronger
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 19:11-12 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

11 A person’s insight gives him patience,
and his virtue is to overlook an offense.

12 A king’s rage is like the roaring of a lion,
but his favor is like dew on the grass.

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Proverbs 19:19 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

19 A person with intense anger bears the penalty;
if you rescue him, you’ll have to do it again.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:3 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Honor belongs to the person who ends a dispute,
but any fool can get himself into a quarrel.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:22 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

22 Don’t say, “I will avenge this evil!”
Wait on the Lord, and he will rescue you.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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