Proverbs

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This article covers the Book of Proverbs from the Bible. For articles on other types of proverbs, see Category:Proverbs.

Proverbs 1, King James Version

7 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

10 My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not.

22 How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?

Proverbs 5, New International Version

19 A loving doe, a graceful deer- may her breasts satisfy you always may you be ever captivated by her Love

Proverbs 10, King James Version

19 In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise.

Proverbs 14, King James Version

11 Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands.

Proverbs 15:16, New American Bible

Better a little with fear of the LORD than a great fortune with anxiety.

Proverbs 21, King James Version

19 It is better to dwell in the wilderness than with a contentious and an angry woman.

Proverbs 24, American Standard Version

5 A wise man is strong, And a man of knowledge increases power.

כי בתחבלות, תעשה-לך מלחמה; ותשועה, ברב יועץ.

6 For by wise guidance you wage your war; and victory is in many advisors.

Proverbs 25, American Standard Version

21 If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat; And if he is thirsty, give him water to drink;

22 For you will heap burning coals on his head, And the Lord will reward you.

Proverbs 26, King James Version

27 He that diggeth a pit, shall fall into it.

Proverbs 28:9

God has no use for the prayers of the people who won't listen to Him.

Proverbs 31, King James Version

8 Open thy mouth for the dumb in the cause of all such as are appointed to destruction.

10 Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.

30 Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised.

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