Proverbs 12:16

12:16 A fool’s annoyance is known at once,

but the prudent overlooks an insult.

Proverbs 14:17

14:17 A person who has a quick temper does foolish things,

and a person with crafty schemes is hated.

Proverbs 14:29

14:29 The one who is slow to anger has great understanding,

but the one who has a quick temper exalts folly.

Proverbs 15:1

15:1 A gentle response turns away anger,

but a harsh word stirs up wrath.

Proverbs 15:18

15:18 A quick-tempered person stirs up dissension,

but one who is slow to anger calms a quarrel.

Proverbs 19:11

19:11 A person’s wisdom makes him slow to anger,

and it is his glory to overlook an offense.

Proverbs 19:19

19:19 A person with great anger bears the penalty,

but if you deliver him from it once, you will have to do it again.

Proverbs 21:14

21:14 A gift given in secret subdues anger,

and a bribe given secretly subdues strong wrath.

Proverbs 22:24-25

22:24 Do not make friends with an angry person,

and do not associate with a wrathful person,

22:25 lest you learn his ways

and entangle yourself in a snare.

Proverbs 29:8

29:8 Scornful people inflame a city,

but those who are wise turn away wrath.

Proverbs 29:22

29:22 An angry person stirs up dissension,

and a wrathful person is abounding in transgression.

Proverbs 30:33

30:33 For as the churning of milk produces butter

and as punching the nose produces blood,

so stirring up anger produces strife.