Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Proverbs 12:16
A fool's wrath is presently known, but he who covers the injury is sane.
Proverbs 13:10
Pride shall certainly give birth to contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.
Proverbs 14:16
The wise man fears and departs from evil, but the fool rages and is confident.
Proverbs 16:27
The man of Belial digs in search of evil, and in his lips there is as a burning fire.
Proverbs 17:14
To release the waters (to speak rashly) is the beginning of contention; therefore, leave off strife before it gets started.
Proverbs 20:3
It is an honour for a man to cease from strife, but every fool will be meddling.
Proverbs 27:3
A stone is heavy and the sand weighty; but a fool's wrath is heavier than them both.


Proverbs 14:3
In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride, but the lips of the wise shall preserve them.
Proverbs 19:19
A man of great wrath shall suffer the consequences, for even if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.
Proverbs 22:24
Do not meddle with an angry man, and with a furious man thou shalt not go:
Proverbs 25:24
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.
Proverbs 29:9
If a wise man contends with a foolish man, whether he rages or laughs, there is no rest.

General references

Proverbs 3:30
Do not sue a man without cause, if he has done thee no harm.