Slow to Anger


Proverbs 14:29

29 Whoever is slow to anger has great understanding,
but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.

Proverbs 15:18

18 A hot-tempered man stirs up strife,
but he who is slow to anger quiets contention.

Proverbs 16:32

32 Whoever is slow to anger is better than the mighty,
and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.

Proverbs 17:14

14 The beginning of strife is like letting out water,
so quit before the quarrel breaks out.

Proverbs 17:27

27 Whoever restrains his words has knowledge,
and he who has a cool spirit is a man of understanding.

Proverbs 19:11

11 Good sense makes one slow to anger,
and it is his glory to overlook an offense.

Proverbs 19:19

19 A man of great wrath will pay the penalty,
for if you deliver him, you will only have to do it again.

Proverbs 26:21

21 As charcoal to hot embers and wood to fire,
so is a quarrelsome man for kindling strife.

Proverbs 29:22

22 A man of wrath stirs up strife,
and one given to anger causes much transgression.