Proverbs 16:14

14 A king’s wrath is a messenger of death, but the wise will appease it.

Read Proverbs 16:14 Using Other Translations

The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wise man will pacify it.
A king's wrath is a messenger of death, and a wise man will appease it.
The anger of the king is a deadly threat; the wise will try to appease it.