Proverbs 15:1

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

Read Proverbs 15:1 Using Other Translations

A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
A gentle answer deflects anger, but harsh words make tempers flare.

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