Treasury of Scripture
By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaks the bone.
Proverbs 15:1 A soft answer turns away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.
Proverbs 16:14 The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wise man will pacify it.
Genesis 32:4 And he commanded them, saying, Thus shall you speak to my lord Esau; Your servant Jacob said thus, I have sojourned with Laban...
1 Samuel 25:14,24 But one of the young men told Abigail, Nabal's wife, saying, Behold, David sent messengers out of the wilderness to salute our master...
Ecclesiastes 10:4 If the spirit of the ruler rise up against you, leave not your place; for yielding pacifies great offenses.
rather a bone that is soft and conciliating language will often accomplish the most difficult things
Strong's ConcordanceBy long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone.
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Proverbs Chapter 25 Verse 15
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OT Poetry: Proverbs 25:15 By patience a ruler is persuaded (Prov. Pro Pr)