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Proverbs 12:16 English Standard Version (ESV)

16 The vexation of a fool is known at once,
    but the prudent ignores an insult.

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Proverbs 12:16 New International Version (NIV)

16 Fools show their annoyance at once,
    but the prudent overlook an insult.

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Proverbs 14:16-17 English Standard Version (ESV)

16 One who is wise is cautious[a] and turns away from evil,
    but a fool is reckless and careless.
17 A man of quick temper acts foolishly,
    and a man of evil devices is hated.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 14:16 Or fears [the Lord]
English Standard Version (ESV)

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Proverbs 14:16-17 New International Version (NIV)

16 The wise fear the Lord and shun evil,
    but a fool is hotheaded and yet feels secure.

17 A quick-tempered person does foolish things,
    and the one who devises evil schemes is hated.

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Proverbs 14:29 English Standard Version (ESV)

29 Whoever is slow to anger has great understanding,
    but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.

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Proverbs 14:29 New International Version (NIV)

29 Whoever is patient has great understanding,
    but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.

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Proverbs 15:18 English Standard Version (ESV)

18 A hot-tempered man stirs up strife,
    but he who is slow to anger quiets contention.

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Proverbs 15:18 New International Version (NIV)

18 A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict,
    but the one who is patient calms a quarrel.

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Proverbs 16:32 English Standard Version (ESV)

32 Whoever is slow to anger is better than the mighty,
    and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.

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Proverbs 16:32 New International Version (NIV)

32 Better a patient person than a warrior,
    one with self-control than one who takes a city.

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Proverbs 19:11 English Standard Version (ESV)

11 Good sense makes one slow to anger,
    and it is his glory to overlook an offense.

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Proverbs 19:11 New International Version (NIV)

11 A person’s wisdom yields patience;
    it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense.

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Proverbs 19:19 English Standard Version (ESV)

19 A man of great wrath will pay the penalty,
    for if you deliver him, you will only have to do it again.

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Proverbs 19:19 New International Version (NIV)

19 A hot-tempered person must pay the penalty;
    rescue them, and you will have to do it again.

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Proverbs 22:24-25 English Standard Version (ESV)

24 Make no friendship with a man given to anger,
    nor go with a wrathful man,
25 lest you learn his ways
    and entangle yourself in a snare.

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Proverbs 22:24-25 New International Version (NIV)

Saying 3

24 Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person,
    do not associate with one easily angered,
25 or you may learn their ways
    and get yourself ensnared.

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Proverbs 29:8 English Standard Version (ESV)

Scoffers set a city aflame,
    but the wise turn away wrath.

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Proverbs 29:8 New International Version (NIV)

Mockers stir up a city,
    but the wise turn away anger.

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Proverbs 29:22 English Standard Version (ESV)

22 A man of wrath stirs up strife,
    and one given to anger causes much transgression.

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Proverbs 29:22 New International Version (NIV)

22 An angry person stirs up conflict,
    and a hot-tempered person commits many sins.

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Proverbs 30:33 English Standard Version (ESV)

33 For pressing milk produces curds,
    pressing the nose produces blood,
    and pressing anger produces strife.

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Proverbs 30:33 New International Version (NIV)

33 For as churning cream produces butter,
    and as twisting the nose produces blood,
    so stirring up anger produces strife.”

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