By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone.
Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.
The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.
The Lord lifteth up the meek: he casteth the wicked down to the ground.
For the Lord taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.
But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness, and receive with meekness the engrafted word, which is able to save your souls.
Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.