Proverbs 21:14 NIV

14 A gift given in secret soothes anger, and a bribe concealed in the cloak pacifies great wrath.

References for Proverbs 21:14

Study tools for Proverbs 21:14

  • a 21:6 - Some Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Vulgate; most Hebrew manuscripts "vapor for those who seek death"
  • b 21:12 - Or "The righteous person"
  • c 21:21 - Or "righteousness"