Proverbs 17:27

English Standard Version

27 Whoever restrains his words has knowledge, and he who has a cool spirit is a man of understanding. (Pr10%3A19; Jas1%3A19)

New International Version

27 The one who has knowledge uses words with restraint, and whoever has understanding is even-tempered.

New Int. Readers Version

27 Anyone who has knowledge controls his words. A man who has understanding is not easily upset.

King James Version

27 He that hath knowledge spareth his words: and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit.