Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He that passeth by, and meddleth with strife belonging not to him, is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.

Bible References


Proverbs 17:11
The rebellious man seeks only evil; therefore a cruel messenger shall be sent against him.
Proverbs 18:6
A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calls for strokes.
Proverbs 20:3
It is an honour for a man to cease from strife, but every fool will be meddling.
Luke 12:14
And he said unto him, Man, who made me a judge or a divider over you?
2 Timothy 2:23
But foolish and unwise questions refuse, knowing that they do beget contentions.