Proverbs 16:32; Proverbs 19:11; Proverbs 14:17; Ecclesiastes 7:9; James 1:19
32 jWhoever is slow to anger is better than the mighty,
and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.
11 pGood sense makes one slow to anger,
and it is his glory to overlook an offense.
17 A man of cquick temper acts foolishly,
and a man of evil devices is hated.
9 rBe not quick in your spirit to become angry,
Hearing and Doing the Word
19 gKnow this, my beloved brothers: let every person hbe quick to hear, islow to speak, jslow to anger;