Bible VersionsNIVProverbs 12:16; Proverbs 12:23
Proverbs 12:16; Proverbs 12:23 (New International Version)
A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.
A prudent man keeps his knowledge to himself, but the heart of fools blurts out folly.
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