9 Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife.

Read Proverbs 21:9 Using Other Translations

It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house.
It is better to live in a corner of the housetop than in a house shared with a quarrelsome wife.
It’s better to live alone in the corner of an attic than with a quarrelsome wife in a lovely home.