Proverbs 15:23

23 A person finds joy in giving an apt reply— and how good is a timely word!

Read Proverbs 15:23 Using Other Translations

A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: and a word spoken in due season, how good is it!
To make an apt answer is a joy to a man, and a word in season, how good it is!
Everyone enjoys a fitting reply; it is wonderful to say the right thing at the right time!