It is the softness of the lime that is fatal to the bird.
Soft fire makes sweet malt.
Use soft words and hard arguments.
A soft answer turneth away wrath.
No pillows so soft as God's Promise.
Rebuke with soft words and hard arguments.
In soft regions are born soft men.
Old oxen like soft grass.
Soft words win hard hearts.
Soft men tend to be born from soft countries.
A clear conscience is a soft pillow.
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
Hidden virtues ring like a soft bell.
Even a soft speech has its own poison.
You show your vulnerability through relationships, and those feelings are your soft spot. You need to have a soft spot.
The plowshare only cuts deep where the ground is soft.
A good armchair makes the backside soft and the heart hard.
A soft answer turns away wrath. Proverbs 15:1
Hope is a most beautiful drug.
Soft words butter no parsnips, but they won't harden the heart of the cabbage either.
Do not waste your time looking for soft ground to drive your spade in.