A GENTLE ANSWER turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger (Proverbs 15:1)
The TONGUE of the wise adorns knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly.
The eyes of the Lord are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good.
The soothing TONGUE is a tree of life, but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit,
The LIPS of the wise spread knowledge, but the hearts of fools are not upright. (Prov. 15:7)
A happy heart makes the face cheerful, but heartache crushes the spirit. (Prov. 15:13)
All the days of the oppressed are wretched, but the cheerful heart has a continual feast.(Prov. 15:15)
Better a little with the fear of the Lord than great wealth with turmoil.
Better a small serving of vegetables with love than a fattened calf with hatred.
A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict, but the one who is patient calms a quarrel. (Prov. 15:18)
Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisors they succeed.
A person finds joy in giving an APT REPLY - and how good is a TIMELY WORD! (Prov. 15:23)
Light in a messenger's eyes brings joy to the heart, and GOOD NEWS GIVES HEALTH TO THE BONES. (Prov. 15:30)