A gift in secret pacifies and turns away anger, and a bribe in the lap, strong wrath.
An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression.
The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in mercy.
He will not always strive with us, nor will He keep His anger forever.
Psalm 103: 8-9(NKJV)
For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who suppress the truth in unrighteousness.
Romans 1: 18(NKJV)
Do not hasten in your spirit to be angry, for anger rests in the bosom of fools.
The Lord is gracious and full of compassion, slow to anger and great in mercy.
Psalm 145: 8(NKJV)
Cease from anger, and forsake wrath; do not fret—it only causes harm.
Psalm 37: 8(NKJV)
But now you yourselves are to put off all these: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy language out of your mouth.
Colossians 3: 8(NKJV)
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
Proverbs 15: 1(NKJV)
He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.
Proverbs 16: 32(NKJV)
The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger, and his glory is to overlook a transgression.
Proverbs 19: 11(NKJV)
The king’s wrath is like the roaring of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass.
Proverbs 19: 12(NKJV)
But I say to you that whoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment. And whoever says to his brother, ‘Raca!’ shall be in danger of the council. But whoever says, ‘You fool!’ shall be in danger of hell fire.
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.
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.
Psalm 30: 5(NKJV)
A fool vents all his feelings, but a wise man holds them back.
Proverbs 29: 11(NKJV)
Be angry, and do not sin: do not let the sun go down on your wrath, nor give place to the devil.
Ephesians 4: 26-27(NKJV)
Better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and angry woman.
Proverbs 21: 19(NKJV)
Wrath is cruel and anger a torrent, but who is able to stand before jealousy?
Proverbs 27: 4(NKJV)
For the wrath of man does not produce the righteousness of God.
James 1: 20(NKJV)
I desire therefore that the men pray everywhere, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting.
1 Timothy 2: 8(NKJV)
By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king; for he endured as seeing Him who is invisible.
Hebrews 11: 27(NKJV)
For a bishop must be blameless, as a steward of God, not self-willed, not quick-tempered, not given to wine, not violent, not greedy for money.
Titus 1: 7 (NKJV)
Then I saw another sign in heaven, great and marvelous: seven angels having the seven last plagues, for in them the wrath of God is complete.
Revelation 15: 1(NKJV)
Now the great city was divided into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. And great Babylon was remembered before God, to give her the cup of the wine of the fierceness of His wrath.
Revelation 16: 19(NKJV)
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