A gentle answer deflects anger, but harsh words make tempers flare.
The tongue of the wise makes knowledge appealing, but the mouth of a fool belches out foolishness.
The is watching everywhere, keeping his eye on both the evil and the good.
Gentle words are a tree of life; a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.
Only a fool despises a parent’s discipline; whoever learns from correction is wise.
References for Proverbs 15:5
There is treasure in the house of the godly, but the earnings of the wicked bring trouble.
The lips of the wise give good advice; the heart of a fool has none to give.