The first to speak in court sounds right— until the cross-examination begins.
Flipping a coin can end arguments; it settles disputes between powerful opponents.
References for Proverbs 18:18
An offended friend is harder to win back than a fortified city. Arguments separate friends like a gate locked with bars.
Wise words satisfy like a good meal; the right words bring satisfaction.
The tongue can bring death or life; those who love to talk will reap the consequences.
The man who finds a wife finds a treasure, and he receives favor from the LORD .
The poor plead for mercy; the rich answer with insults.
There are “friends” who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother.