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" A soft answer turneth away wrath : but grievous words stir up anger. "
Lectures on the Essentials of Religion, Personal, Domestic, and Social - Page 201
by Henry Forster Burder - 1825 - 377 pages
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The Young Husband's Book: A Manual of the Duties, Moral, Religious, and ...

Husbands - 1839 - 288 pages
...that is slow to wrath is of great understanding ; but he that is of a hasty spirit exalteth folly." " A soft answer turneth away wrath ; but grievous words stir up anger." " He that hath no role over his own spirit, is like a city broken down, and without walls." " He that...
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The Fruit of the Spirit

George Washington Bethune - Christian life - 1839 - 210 pages
...fig-trees, neither will we hear vituperative and annoying language from a gentle and forgiving spirit. "A soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger." Rough words are like oil, which make the flame of anger burn the fiercer; meek words often, like water,...
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The Holy Bible According to the Authorized Version: With Notes, Explanatory ...

Bible - 1839
...Jer. 16. 17. & 32. 19. Hebr. 4. 13. + Hcb. Tin /if aliag of tilt tongue. 1 1 Chap..lO. I. CHAP. XV. A for the spirit of heaviness ; that they might be called trees 2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: bbut the mouth of fools f poureth out foolishness....
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1839
...uncle had on his four hundred ; and he would not be dictated to by the greatest lord in the land. " A soft answer turneth away wrath : but grievous words stir up anger," Prov. iv. 1 . Uncle Barnaby adopted the former method of dealing with his angry neighbour, and its...
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The Reader's Manual: Designed for the Use of Common Schools in the United States

Elocution - 1840 - 312 pages
...righteous hath hope in his death. Righteousness exalteth' a nation', but sin is a reproach to any people. A soft answer turneth away wrath'; but grievous words stir up anger. The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. * Better is a dinner of herbs...
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Every Day Duties: In Letters to a Young Lady

M. A. Stodart - Christian life - 1840 - 232 pages
...peace was sung, and when he left it, peace was bequeathed." The words of inspiration are explicit : " A soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger." It was the Prince of Peace himself who said, " Blessed are the peace-makers, for they shall be called...
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Ministerial records; or, Brief accounts of the great progress of religion ...

Edward Morgan - 1840
...devil ; and wilt thou rail at thy brother ? The best way to succeed, is to treat him with tenderness. A. soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger. " Oh how barren and unfruitful is the soul of man, until the word descends like rain upon it, and until...
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The Christian Pioneer, Volume 14

Unitarianism - 1840
...to resentment ; who use no unkind words or harsh expressions; who remember that valuable saying, " A soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger." Jesus was remarkable for meekness. It is said, such " shall inherit the earth." The Greek word so translated,...
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Practical Hints to Believers in the Gospel of Universal Grace and Salvation

John Greenleaf Adams - Christian life - 1840 - 271 pages
...to anger is better than the mighty ; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city. — A soft answer turneth away wrath ; but grievous words stir up anger." Meekness, then, is one of the graces of the Christian. It is a distinguishing mark of true discipleship....
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A second series of useful hints for labourers; selected from the ...

Society for improving the condition of the labouring classes - 1840
...understanding; but he that is of a hasty spirit exalteth folly." "He that is soon angry dealeth foolishly." "A soft answer turneth away wrath; but grievous words stir up anger." " He that hath no rule over his own spirit, is like a city broken down, and without walls.' ' "Blessed...
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