Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Strive not with a man without cause, if he have done thee no harm.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 17:14
Starting a quarrel is like letting out water; stop it before strife breaks out!
Proverbs 18:6
The lips of a fool enter into strife, and his mouth invites a flogging.
Proverbs 25:8
Do not go out hastily to litigation, or what will you do afterward when your neighbor puts you to shame?
Proverbs 29:22
An angry person stirs up dissension, and a wrathful person is abounding in transgression.
Matthew 5:39
But I say to you, do not resist the evildoer. But whoever strikes you on the right cheek, turn the other to him as well.
Romans 12:18
If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all people.
1 Corinthians 6:6
Instead, does a Christian sue a Christian, and do this before unbelievers?
2 Timothy 2:24
And the Lord's slave must not engage in heated disputes but be kind toward all, an apt teacher, patient,

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