A soft answer turns away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger.
The wholesome tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit.
Will he make many supplications unto thee? Will he speak soft words unto thee?
By long forbearing a prince is persuaded, and a soft tongue breaks the bones.
And his soul was joined unto Dinah, the daughter of Jacob, and he fell in love with the damsel and spoke unto her heart.
Therefore, behold, I will induce her and bring her into the wilderness and speak unto her heart.
Then the captain with the officers went and brought them without violence, for they feared being stoned by the people.
1 Peter 2:18
Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear, not only to the good and humane, but also to the unjust.