Proverbs 15:1-7 DBY

1 A soft answer turneth away fury; but a grievous word stirreth up anger.
2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright; but the mouth of the foolish poureth out folly.
3 The eyes of Jehovah are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.
4 Gentleness of tongue is a tree of life; but crookedness therein is a breaking a of the spirit.

References for Proverbs 15:4

    • Ā 15:4 - Or 'disturbance.'
      5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction; but he that regardeth reproof becometh prudent.
      6 In the house of a righteous [man] is much treasure; but in the revenue of a wicked [man] is disturbance.
      7 The lips of the wise disperse knowledge, but not so the heart of the foolish.