cooler heads prevail

idiom

: calmer or less angry people have a dominant influence
A fight was avoided when cooler heads prevailed.

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“Cooler heads prevail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cooler%20heads%20prevail. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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