Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He that is soon angry dealeth foolishly: and a man of wicked devices is hated.
He who is slow to be angry has great good sense; but he whose spirit is over-quick gives support to what is foolish.
A foolish man lets his trouble be openly seen, but a sharp man keeps shame secret.
An angry man makes men come to blows, but he who is slow to get angry puts an end to fighting.
He who is slow to be angry is better than a man of war, and he who has control over his spirit than he who takes a town.
Do not be friends with a man who is given to wrath; do not go in the company of an angry man:
An angry man is the cause of fighting, and a man given to wrath does much wrong.
Be not quick to let your spirit be angry; because wrath is in the heart of the foolish.
You have knowledge of this, dear brothers. But let every man be quick in hearing, slow in words, slow to get angry;
A heart full of evil designs, feet which are quick in running after sin;
A good man has grace in the eyes of the Lord; but the man of evil designs gets punishment from him.
But it was not enough for him to make an attack on Mordecai only; for they had made clear to him who Mordecai's people were; so Haman made it his purpose to put an end to all the Jews, even Mordecai's people, through all the kingdom of Ahasuerus.
Then King Ahasuerus said to Esther the queen, Who is he and where is he who has had this evil thought in his heart?
The designs of the false are evil, purposing the destruction of the poor man by false words, even when he is in the right.
For there are sinners among my people: they keep watch, like men watching for birds; they put a net and take men in it.