Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 19:13
A foolish son is the calamity of his father: and the contentions of a wife are a continual dripping.
Proverbs 21:9
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a contentious woman in a whole house.
Proverbs 27:15
A continual dripping on a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.