Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The start of fighting is like the letting out of water: so give up before it comes to blows.
A foolish man's lips are a cause of fighting, and his mouth makes him open to blows.
Do not be quick to go to law about what you have seen, for what will you do in the end, when your neighbour has put you to shame?
An angry man is the cause of fighting, and a man given to wrath does much wrong.
But I say to you, Do not make use of force against an evil man; but to him who gives you a blow on the right side of your face let the left be turned.
As far as it is possible for you be at peace with all men.
1 Corinthians 6:6
But a brother who has a cause at law against another takes it before Gentile judges.
2 Timothy 2:24
For it is not right for the Lord's servant to make trouble, but he is to be gentle to all, ready in teaching, putting up with wrong,