24 Make no friendship with an angry man; and with a furious man thou shalt not go:

Other Translations of Proverbs 22:24

New International Version

24 Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered,

English Standard Version

24 Make no friendship with a man given to anger, nor go with a wrathful man,

The Message

24 Don't hang out with angry people; don't keep company with hotheads.

New King James Version

24 Make no friendship with an angry man, And with a furious man do not go,

New Living Translation

24 Don't befriend angry people or associate with hot-tempered people,

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 22:24

Commentary on Proverbs 22:24-25

(Read Proverbs 22:24-25)

Our corrupt hearts have so much tinder in them, that it is dangerous to have to do with those that throw about the sparks of their passion.