Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Bible References

Passeth

Proverbs 17:11
An evil man seeks only rebellion: therefore a cruel messenger shall be sent against him.
Proverbs 18:6
A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calls for blows.
Proverbs 20:3
It is an honor 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 ignorant questions avoid, knowing that they do produce strifes.