Children's Bible Verse Proverbs 17:14 Starting a fight is like letting water through [a dike] — better stop the quarrel before it gets worse. Complete Jewish Bible Devotional Yeshua, guard my heart. Give me self control to not buy in or react to the way that others may choose to treat me based on the type of people they have chosen to be or were raised to be. Give me the strength and courage to walk away from anything that does not bring You glory. In Your name I pray, Amen.