Proverbs 15:18

“A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 15:18

A wrathfull man stirreth vp strife: but he that is slow to anger, appeaseth strife.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A hot-tempered man stirs up strife, But the slow to anger calms a dispute.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A wrathful man stirreth up contention; But he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
- American Standard Version (1901)

An angry man makes men come to blows, but he who is slow to get angry puts an end to fighting.
- Basic English Bible

A furious man stirreth up contention; but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
- Darby Bible

A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
- Webster's Bible

A wrathful man stirs up contention, but one who is slow to anger appeases strife.
- World English Bible

A man of fury stirreth up contention, And the slow to anger appeaseth strife.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A wrathful man stirreth up discord; but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 15:18

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 15:18


15:16 Trouble - Tumultuous lusts and passions, vexatious cares, and horrors of conscience.

15:19 An hedge - As a way hedged up with thorns, troublesome, perplexed, and full of difficulties. Plain - Is easy and pleasant to him, notwithstanding all its difficulties.


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