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James 1:19, 20
"So then, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath; for the wrath of man does not produce the righteousness of God."

Ephesians 4:31, 32
"Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, clamor, and evil speaking be put away from you, with all malice. And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you."

Psalms 145:8
"The Lord is gracious and full of compassion, slow to anger and great in mercy."
Nehemiah 9:17
"...You are God, Ready to pardon, Gracious and merciful, Slow to anger, Abundant in kindness..."

Psalms 30:5
"For His anger is but for a moment, His favor is for life; Weeping may endure for a night, But joy comes in the morning. "

Ecclesiastes 7:9
"Do not hasten in your spirit to be angry, for anger rests in the bosom of fools."

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

Proverbs 15:18
"A wrathful man stirs up strife, but he who is slow to anger allays contention."

Proverbs 29:22
"An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression."

Psalms 37:8
"Cease from anger, and forsake wrath; do not fret - it only causes harm."

Proverbs 22:24, 25
"Make no friendship with an angry man, and with a furious man do not go, lest you learn his ways and set a snare for your soul. "

Proverbs 15:1
"A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger."

Colossians 3:21
"Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they become discouraged."

Proverbs 19:11
"The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger, and his glory is to overlook a transgression. "

Proverbs 21:19
"Better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and angry woman."

Matthew 5:22
"But I say to you that whoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment..."

Romans 12:19, 21
"Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather give place to wrath; for it is written, “Vengeance is Mine, I will repay,” says the Lord. Therefore 'If your enemy is hungry, feed him; If he is thirsty, give him a drink; For in so doing you will heap coals of fire on his head.' Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good."

Proverbs 25:21, 22
"If your enemy is hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink; for so you will heap coals of fire on his head, and the Lord will reward you."

Colossians 3:8
"But now you yourselves are to put off all these: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy language out of your mouth."

Proverbs 14:17
"A quick-tempered man acts foolishly, and a man of wicked intentions is hated."

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