Proverbs 20:3 Cross References - Darby

3 It is an honour for a man to cease from strife; but every fool rusheth into it.

2 Kings 14:9

9 And Jehoash king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, The thorn-bush that is in Lebanon sent to the cedar that is in Lebanon, saying, Give thy daughter to my son as wife; and there passed by the wild beast that is in Lebanon, and trode down the thorn-bush.

Proverbs 14:17

17 He that is soon angry dealeth foolishly, and a man of mischievous devices is hated.

Proverbs 14:29

29 He that is slow to anger is of great understanding; but he that is hasty of spirit exalteth folly.

Proverbs 16:32

32 He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city.

Proverbs 17:14

14 The beginning of contention is [as] when one letteth out water; therefore leave off strife before it become vehement.

Proverbs 18:6

6 A fool`s lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for stripes.

Proverbs 19:11

11 The discretion of a man maketh him slow to anger, and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.

Proverbs 21:24

24 Proud, arrogant, scorner is his name who dealeth in proud wrath.

Proverbs 25:8-10

8 Go not forth hastily to strive, lest [thou know not] what to do in the end thereof, when thy neighbour hath put thee to shame. 9 Debate thy cause with thy neighbour, but reveal not the secret of another; 10 lest he that heareth [it] disgrace thee, and thine evil report turn not away.

Ephesians 1:6-8

6 to [the] praise of [the] glory of his grace, wherein he has taken us into favour in the Beloved: 7 in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of offences, according to the riches of his grace; 8 which he has caused to abound towards us in all wisdom and intelligence,

Ephesians 4:32-5:1

32 and be to one another kind, compassionate, forgiving one another, so as God also in Christ has forgiven you.

James 3:14

14 but if ye have bitter emulation and strife in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth.

James 4:1

1 Whence [come] wars and whence fightings among you? [Is it] not thence, -- from your pleasures, which war in your members?

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