Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If the anger of the ruler flares up against you, do not resign from your position, for a calm response can undo great offenses.
The one who is slow to anger has great understanding, but the one who has a quick temper exalts folly.
1 Kings 1:50
Adonijah feared Solomon, so he got up and went and grabbed hold of the horns of the altar.
1 Kings 2:21
She said, "Allow Abishag the Shunammite to be given to your brother Adonijah as a wife."
I did this because I know how stubborn you are. Your neck muscles are like iron and your forehead like bronze.
"We will not listen to what you claim the Lord has spoken to us!
Peter said to her, "Tell me, were the two of you paid this amount for the land?" Sapphira said, "Yes, that much."
A king's wrath is like a messenger of death, but a wise person appeases it.
a strutting rooster, a male goat, and a king with his army around him.
All the inhabitants of the earth are regarded as nothing. He does as he wishes with the army of heaven and with those who inhabit the earth. No one slaps his hand and says to him, 'What have you done?'
Due to the greatness that he bestowed on him, all peoples, nations, and language groups were trembling with fear before him. He killed whom he wished, he spared whom he wished, he exalted whom he wished, and he brought low whom he wished.