29 Whoever is patient has great understanding, but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 14:29

Commentary on Proverbs 14:29

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A mild, patient man is one that learns of Christ, who is Wisdom itself. Unbridled passion is folly made known.

18 A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict, but the one who is patient calms a quarrel.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 15:18

Commentary on Proverbs 15:18

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He that is slow to anger, not only prevents strife, but appeases it, if kindled.