Proverbs 26:17-27 KJV

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

References for Proverbs 26:17

    • ì 26:17 - meddleth: or, is enraged
      18 As a mad man who casteth firebrands,b arrows, and death,

      References for Proverbs 26:18

        • í 26:18 - firebrands: Heb. flames, or, sparks
          19 So is the man that deceiveth his neighbour, and saith , Am not I in sport ?
          20 Where noc wood is, there the fire goeth out : so where there is no talebearer, the strife ceaseth .

          References for Proverbs 26:20

            • î 26:20 - Where no...: Heb. Without wood
              21 As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious * man to kindle strife.
              22 The words of a talebearer are as wounds , and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.
              23 Burning lips and a wicked heart are like a potsherd covered with silver dross.
              24 He that hateth dissemblethd with his lips, and layeth up deceit within him;

              References for Proverbs 26:24

                • ï 26:24 - dissembleth: or, is known
                  25 When he speakethe fair , believe him not: for there are seven abominations in his heart.

                  References for Proverbs 26:25

                    • ð 26:25 - speaketh...: Heb. maketh his voice gracious
                      26 Whose hatred is covered by deceit, his wickedness shall be shewed before the whole congregation.
                      27 Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolleth a stone, it will return upon him.