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Proverbs 26:4-5 World English Bible (WEB)

Don’t answer a fool according to his folly,
    lest you also be like him.
Answer a fool according to his folly,
    lest he be wise in his own eyes.

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Proverbs 26:4-5 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Do not answer a fool according to his folly,
Or you will also be like him.
Answer a fool as his folly deserves,
That he not be wise in his own eyes.

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Proverbs 26:17 World English Bible (WEB)

17 Like one who grabs a dog’s ears
    is one who passes by and meddles in a quarrel not his own.

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Proverbs 26:17 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

17 Like one who takes a dog by the ears
Is he who passes by and [a]meddles with strife not belonging to him.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 26:17 Lit infuriates himself
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Proverbs 26:20-21 World English Bible (WEB)

20 For lack of wood a fire goes out.
    Without gossip, a quarrel dies down.
21 As coals are to hot embers,
    and wood to fire,
    so is a contentious man to kindling strife.

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Proverbs 26:20-21 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

20 For lack of wood the fire goes out,
And where there is no whisperer, contention quiets down.
21 Like charcoal to hot embers and wood to fire,
So is a contentious man to kindle strife.

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Proverbs 29:22 World English Bible (WEB)

22 An angry man stirs up strife,
    and a wrathful man abounds in sin.

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Proverbs 29:22 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

22 An angry man stirs up strife,
And a hot-tempered man abounds in transgression.

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Proverbs 30:33 World English Bible (WEB)

33     For as the churning of milk produces butter,
    and the wringing of the nose produces blood;
    so the forcing of wrath produces strife.”

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Proverbs 30:33 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

33 For the [a]churning of milk produces butter,
And pressing the nose brings forth blood;
So the [b]churning of anger produces strife.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 30:33 Lit pressing
  2. Proverbs 30:33 Lit pressing
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