Proverbs 15:1-6 TNIV

1 A gentle answer1 turns away wrath,2 but a harsh word stirs up anger.

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2 The tongue of the wise adorns knowledge,3 but the mouth of the fool gushes folly.4

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3 The eyes5 of the LORD are everywhere,6 keeping watch on the wicked and the good.7

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4 The soothing tongue8 is a tree of life,9 but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.10

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5 A fool spurns a parent's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.11

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6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure,12 but the income of the wicked brings ruin.13

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