As I read Bible proverbs, I am startled by their accuracy and aptness. Bible proverbs have been the guiding light for innumerable Christians and people of other faiths. Each Bible proverb contains loads of wisdom, truth, and meaning. These Bible proverbs help you answer some tricky questions of life.
- Proverbs 10:32
The lips of the just know how to please, but the mouth of the wicked, how to pervert.
- Proverbs 1:7
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; wisdom and instruction fools despise.
- Proverbs 9:10
The beginning of wisdom is the fear of the Lord, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
- Proverbs 7:4
Say to Wisdom, "You are my sister!" call Understanding, "Friend!"
- Proverbs 6:30-31
Men despise not the thief of he steals to satisfy his appetite when he is hungry; Yet if he be caught he must pay back sevenfold; all the wealth of his house he may yield up.
- Proverbs 9:12
If you are wise, it is to your own advantage; and if you are arrogant, you alone shall bear it.
- Proverbs 5:3-4
The lips of an adulteress drip with honey, and her mouth is smoother than oil; but in the end she is as bitter as wormwood, as sharp as a two-edged sword.
- Proverbs 10:4
The slack hand impoverishes, but the hand of the diligent enriches.
- Proverbs 10:12
Hatred stirs up disputes, but love covers all offenses.
- Proverbs 10:1
A wise son makes his father glad, but a foolish son is a grief to his mother.
- Proverbs 4:14-15
The path of the wicked enter not, walk not on the way of evil men; Shun it, cross it not, turn aside from it and pass on.
- Proverbs 3:13
Happy the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding!