Ecclesiastes 7:9 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Ecclesiastes 7:9, NIV: Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools.
Ecclesiastes 7:9, ESV: Be not quick in your spirit to become angry, for anger lodges in the heart of fools.
Ecclesiastes 7:9, KJV: Be not hasty in thy spirit to be angry: for anger resteth in the bosom of fools.
Ecclesiastes 7:9, NASB: Do not be eager in your spirit to be angry, For anger resides in the heart of fools.
Ecclesiastes 7:9, NLT: Control your temper, for anger labels you a fool.
Ecclesiastes 7:9, CSB: Don't let your spirit rush to be angry, for anger abides in the heart of fools.