Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 15:1-6

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Proverbs 15:1-6

NAS 1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. NIV 1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. NAS 2 The tongue of the wise makes knowledge acceptable, But the mouth of fools spouts folly. NIV 2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly. NAS 3 The eyes of the LORD are in every place, Watching the evil and the good. NIV 3 The eyes of the LORD are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. NAS 4 A soothing tongue is a tree of life, But perversion in it crushes the spirit. NIV 4 The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit. NAS 5 A fool rejects his father's discipline, But he who regards reproof is sensible. NIV 5 A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence. NAS 6 Great wealth is in the house of the righteous, But trouble is in the income of the wicked. NIV 6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble.