Proverbs 15:1-6 NLT

1 A gentle answer deflects anger, but harsh words make tempers flare.
2 The tongue of the wise makes knowledge appealing, but the mouth of a fool belches out foolishness.
3 The is watching everywhere, keeping his eye on both the evil and the good.
4 Gentle words are a tree of life; a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.
5 Only a fool despises a parent’sa discipline; whoever learns from correction is wise.

References for Proverbs 15:5

    • 15:5 - Hebrew father’s.
      6 There is treasure in the house of the godly, but the earnings of the wicked bring trouble.