|New King James Version (NKJV)
||New International Version (NIV)
14 The beginning of strife is like releasing water; Therefore stop contention before a quarrel starts.
14 Starting a quarrel is like breaching a dam; so drop the matter before a dispute breaks out.
|Scripture taken from the New King James Version. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (New King James Version)
||Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by Biblica. All rights reserved worldwide. (New International Version Bible Online)