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Yuni Words of Wisdom - The Book of Proverbs
The Book of Proverbs
The Book of Proverbs
(King James Bible) are often called
by biblical scholars. This collection of moral and philosophical maxiums, are still a valid and practical guide to
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son
the heaviness of his mother.
Treasures of wickedness profit nothing: but righteousness delivereth from death.
The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish: but he casteth away the substance of the wicked.
He becometh poor that dealeth
a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.
He that gathereth in summer
a wise son:
he that sleepeth in harvest
a son that causeth shame.
upon the head of the just: but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.
The memory of the just
blessed: but the name of the wicked shall rot.
The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall.
He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.
He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow: but a prating fool shall fall.
The mouth of a righteous
a well of life: but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.
Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.
In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod
for the back of him that is void of understanding.
lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish
The rich man's wealth
his strong city: the destruction of the poor
The labour of the righteous
to life: the fruit of the wicked to sin.
in the way of life that keepeth instruction: but he that refuseth reproof erreth.
He that hideth hatred
lying lips, and he that uttereth a slander,
In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips
The tongue of the just
choice silver: the heart of the wicked
The lips of the righteous feed many: but fools die for want of wisdom.
The blessing of the LORD, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it.
as sport to a fool to do mischief: but a man of understanding hath wisdom.
The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.
As the whirlwind passeth, so
the wicked no
but the righteous
an everlasting foundation.
As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, so
the sluggard to them that send him.
The fear of the LORD prolongeth days: but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.
The hope of the righteous
gladness: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
The way of the LORD
strength to the upright: but destruction
to the workers of iniquity.
The righteous shall never be removed: but the wicked shall not inhabit the earth.
The mouth of the just bringeth forth wisdom: but the froward tongue shall be cut out.
The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable: but the mouth of the wicked
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