Like an earring of gold or an ornament of fine gold is a wise man's rebuke to a listening ear.1
References for Proverbs 25:12
Like the coolness of snow at harvest time is a trustworthy messenger to those who send him; he refreshes the spirit of his masters.2
References for Proverbs 25:13
Like clouds and wind without rain is a man who boasts of gifts he does not give.
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded,3 and a gentle tongue can break a bone.4
References for Proverbs 25:15