Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 15:1-6

Douay-Rhiems Catholic Bible

New International Version

Proverbs 15:1-6

RHE 1 A mild answer breaketh wrath: but a harsh word stirreth up fury. NIV 1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. RHE 2 The tongue of the wise adorneth knowledge: but the mouth of fools bubbleth out folly. NIV 2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly. RHE 3 The eyes of the Lord in every place behold the good and the evil. NIV 3 The eyes of the LORD are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. RHE 4 A peaceable tongue is a tree of life: but that which is immoderate, shall crush the spirit. NIV 4 The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit. RHE 5 A fool laugheth at the instruction of his father: but he that regardeth reproofs shall become prudent. In abundant justice there is the greatest strength: but the devices of the wicked shall be rooted out. NIV 5 A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence. RHE 6 The house of the just is very much strength: and in the fruits of the wicked is trouble. NIV 6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble.