Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman.

Bible References

Better

Proverbs 21:9
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a contentious woman in a whole house.
Psalm 55:6
And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! for then would I fly away, and be at rest.
Psalm 120:5
Woe is me, that I sojourn in Meshech, that I dwell in the tents of Kedar!
Jeremiah 9:2
Oh that I had in the wilderness a lodging place for wayfaring men; that I might leave my people and go from them! For they are all adulterers, an assembly of treacherous men.

General references

Proverbs 9:13
A foolish woman is boisterous: she is simple, and knows nothing.
Proverbs 15:17
Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a fatted ox with hatred.
Proverbs 25:24
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a contentious woman in a whole house.
Matthew 19:10
His disciples said unto him, If the case of the man be so with his wife, it is not good to marry.