Proverbs 15:1-7 LEB

1 A soft answer will turn away wrath, but a word of trouble will stir {anger}.a

References for Proverbs 15:1

    • Ĺ 15:1 - Literally "nostril"
      2 The tongue of the wise will dispense knowledge, but the mouth of fools will pour out folly.
      3 In every place, the eyes of Yahweh keep watch over the evil and the good.
      4 Gentlenessb of tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in itc [causes] a break in spirit.

      References for Proverbs 15:4

        • ĺ 15:4 - Or "Healing"
        • Ļ 15:4 - That is, the tongue
          5 A fool will despise the instruction of his father, but he who guards reproof is prudent.
          6 [In] the house of the righteous [there is] much treasure, but the income of the wicked brings trouble.
          7 The lips of the wise will spread knowledge, but the heartd of fools, not so.

          References for Proverbs 15:7

            • ļ 15:7 - Or "mind"