20 Without wood a fire goes out; without a gossip a quarrel dies down.

References for Proverbs 26:20

21 As charcoal to embers and as wood to fire, so is a quarrelsome person for kindling strife.

References for Proverbs 26:21

22 The words of a gossip are like choice morsels; they go down to the inmost parts.

References for Proverbs 26:22