Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city.

General references

Bible References

That is

Proverbs 14:29
He that is slow to wrath is of great intelligence, but he that is short of spirit exalts folly.
Proverbs 15:18
A wrathful man stirs up strife, but he that is slow to anger appeases strife.
Proverbs 19:11
The discretion of a man defers his anger, and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.
Psalm 103:8
The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy.
Ephesians 5:1
Be ye therefore imitators of God, as dear children
James 1:19
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;

And he

Proverbs 16:19
It is better to humble your spirit with the lowly than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Proverbs 25:28
The man whose spirit has no restraint is like a city that is broken down and without walls.
Romans 12:21
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Revelation 3:21
To him that overcomes will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even as I also overcame and have sat down with my Father in his throne.

General references

Proverbs 25:28
The man whose spirit has no restraint is like a city that is broken down and without walls.
Romans 12:21
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.