Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 15:1-6

Third Millennium Bible

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Proverbs 15:1-6

TMB 1 A soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger. NIV 1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. TMB 2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright, but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness. NIV 2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly. TMB 3 The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. NIV 3 The eyes of the LORD are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. TMB 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. NIV 4 The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit. TMB 5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction, but he that heedeth reproof is prudent. NIV 5 A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence. TMB 6 In the house of the righteous is much treasure, but the revenues of the wicked bring trouble. NIV 6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble.