Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up.
Read Proverbs 12:25 Using Other Translations
Heaviness in the heart of man maketh it stoop: but a good word maketh it glad.
Anxiety in a man's heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad.
Worry weighs a person down; an encouraging word cheers a person up.
Proverbs 12:25 Inspirational Images
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