Job 5:2
For wrath killeth the foolish man, and envy slayeth the silly one.

Psalm 18:48
He delivereth me from mine enemies: yea, thou lifts me up above those that rise up against me:
thou hast delivered me from the violent man.

Psalm 68:6
God setteth the solitary in families: he bringeth out those which are bound with chains:
but the rebellious dwell in a dry land.

Proverbs 16:32
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; 
and he that rules his spirit than he that takes a city.

Proverbs 19:11
The discretion of a man deferreth his anger;
and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.

Proverbs 21:19
It is better to dwell in the wilderness, 
than with a contentious and an angry woman.

Proverbs 25:28
He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down,
and without walls.

Proverbs 29:22
An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.

Proverbs 29:23
A man's pride shall bring him low: but honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.

Eccles. 7:8
Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof:
and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.

Eccles. 7:9
Be not hasty in thy spirit to be angry: for anger resteth in the bosom of fools.

Ephes. 4:26
Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Ephes. 4:27
Neither give place to the devil.

Ephes. 4:31
Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamor, and evil speaking,
be put away from you, with all malice:

Ephes. 4:32
And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another,
even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

James 1:19
Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, 
slow to speak, slow to wrath:

James 1:20
For the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God.



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