Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A wrathful man stirs up strife: but he that is slow to anger quiets strife.
An ungodly man digs up evil: and in his lips there is as a burning fire.
He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be prospered.
An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression.
From where come wars and fightings among you? come they not from here, even of your lusts that war in your members?
He that covers over a transgression seeks love; but he that repeats a matter separates close friends.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love suffers long, and is kind; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,
Let him know, that he who converts the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.
1 Peter 4:8
And above all things have fervent love among yourselves: for love shall cover a multitude of sins.
As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious man to kindle strife.