New American Standard Bible
Do not be eager in your heart to be angry, For anger resides in the bosom of fools.
King James Bible
Be not hasty in thy spirit to be angry: for anger resteth in the bosom of fools.
Darby Bible Translation
Be not hasty in thy spirit to be vexed; for vexation resteth in the bosom of fools.
World English Bible
Don't be hasty in your spirit to be angry, for anger rests in the bosom of fools.
Young's Literal Translation
Be not hasty in thy spirit to be angry, For anger in the bosom of fools resteth.
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This you know, my beloved brethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger;
A quick-tempered man acts foolishly, And a man of evil devices is hated.
He who is slow to anger has great understanding, But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.
Do not say, "Why is it that the former days were better than these?" For it is not from wisdom that you ask about this.
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