For their heart studieth destruction, and their lips talk of mischief. 17 The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that keepeth his way preserveth his soul. A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, But perverseness in it breaks the spirit. 28 The heart of the righteous studieth to answer: but the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things. 15 The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge. The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness. More Proverbs of Solomon. 23A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: and a word spoken in due season, how good is it! All the days of the afflicted are evil: but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. 11 The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression. 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. 15:19 An hedge - As a way hedged up with thorns, troublesome, perplexed, and full of difficulties. 4 The Lord hath made all things for himself: yea, even the wicked for the day of evil. 5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent. 6 In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the revenues of the wicked is trouble. “Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly.” Proverbs 15 :: New King James Version (NKJV) Strong's. 29 Judgments are prepared for scorners, and stripes for the back of fools. Proverbs 25 King James Version (KJV). 25 The Lord will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow. 27 He that hath knowledge spareth his words: and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit. 18 And began to salute him, Hail, King of the Jews! 26 He coveteth greedily all the day long: but the righteous giveth and spareth not. 20 A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother. Proverbs 15:21 King James Version (KJV). 18 Every purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war. A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance: but by sorrow of the heart the spirit is broken. 9 Who can say, I have made my heart clean, I am pure from my sin? 24 Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones. Proverbs 21:21 KJV. Read verse in King James Version 22 Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on the Lord, and he shall save thee. 20 A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother. 18A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife. 12 Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility. 3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. Luke 15:21 KJV. Proverbs 15:21 (King James Version) A.F.V A.S.V. Pro 15:22. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. 18 The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous, and the transgressor for the upright. Proverbs 15:13-15 KJV. 19 Better it is to be of an humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud. Pro 15:22 - Without counsel, plans go awry, 16 The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the Lord. 15 It is joy to the just to do judgment: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity. 22 Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established. 5 It is not good to accept the person of the wicked, to overthrow the righteous in judgment. Proverbs 15:21 NIV Proverbs 15:21 NLT Proverbs 15:21 ESV Proverbs 15:21 NASB Proverbs 15:21 KJV Proverbs 15:21 BibleApps.com Proverbs 15:21 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 15:21 Chinese Bible Proverbs 15:21 French Bible Proverbs 15:21 Clyx Quotations OT Poetry: Proverbs 15:21 Folly is … Folly is a joy to him who lacks sense, but a man of understanding walks straight ahead. ... King James Version (KJV) The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. 16 Wherefore is there a price in the hand of a fool to get wisdom, seeing he hath no heart to it? 6 A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for strokes. Proverbs 15-21 King James Version (KJV). 22 A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones. 21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof. 17 A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. 11 Even a child is known by his doings, whether his work be pure, and whether it be right. 30 The blueness of a wound cleanseth away evil: so do stripes the inward parts of the belly. When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn. 10 The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe. 12 Let a bear robbed of her whelps meet a man, rather than a fool in his folly. Proverbs 15 :: King James Version (KJV) Strong's. 8 A king that sitteth in the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes. Tools. Proverbs 3:13 - … Bible Language English. 12 The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the Lord hath made even both of them. b. 12 Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility. Bible Language English. 13 A foolish son is the calamity of his father: and the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping. Folly [is] joy to [him that is] destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. Paragraph. (Proverbs 15:22) Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established. 13 He that answereth a matter before he heareth it, it is folly and shame unto him. 8 The words of a talebearer are as wounds, and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly. 28 A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth chief friends. Proverbs 15:21. Listen to the Bible. 3 The heaven for height, and the earth for depth, and the heart of kings is unsearchable. 23 The heart of the wise teacheth his mouth, and addeth learning to his lips. 16 1 The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the Lord.. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the Lord weigheth the spirits.. 3 Commit thy works unto the Lord, and thy thoughts shall be established.. 4 The Lord hath made all things for himself: yea, even the wicked for the day of evil. 17 Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith. Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. 16 A man's gift maketh room for him, and bringeth him before great men. 15 A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger. ... No entry exists in Scofield for Proverbs 15:21. A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: … 3 When a man’s folly d brings his way to ruin, his heart e rages against the L ord. 14 A gift in secret pacifieth anger: and a reward in the bosom strong wrath. 11 The rich man's wealth is his strong city, and as an high wall in his own conceit. 26 Also to punish the just is not good, nor to strike princes for equity. 2 Desire 1 without knowledge is not good, and whoever c makes haste with his feet misses his way. 28 Mercy and truth preserve the king: and his throne is upholden by mercy. Folly is ioy to him that is destitute of wisedome: but a man of vnderstanding walketh vprightly.- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible ScanFolly is joy to him who lacks sense, But a man of understanding walks straight.- New American Standard Version (1995)Folly is joy to him that is void of wisdom; But a man of understanding maketh straight his going.- American Standard Version (1901)Foolish behaviour is joy to the unwise; but a man of good sense makes his way straight.- Basic English BibleFolly is joy to him that is void of sense; but a man of understanding regulateth his walk.- Darby BibleFolly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. 24The way of life is above to the wise, that he may depart from hell beneath. 28 A false witness shall perish: but the man that heareth speaketh constantly. Proverbs These are all of the chapters of the book of Proverbs . 15 He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth the just, even they both are abomination to the Lord. 13 He that answereth a matter before he heareth it, it is folly and shame unto him. Proverbs 18:15 Context. This truly shows how destitute this person is of true wisdom. 22 A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof. Cicero has well said, "Friendship is the only thing in the world concerning the usefulness of which all mankind are agreed." 15 A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger. Proverbs 21:21 Context. 4 Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated from his neighbour. Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment: For the fool, his foolishness (folly) is something to take pleasure in. 8 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord: but the prayer of the upright is his delight. Proverbs 15:1-4 - A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger. Proverbs 15:22 Context. Paragraph. Proverbs 15 :: King James Version (KJV) Strong's. 26 A wise king scattereth the wicked, and bringeth the wheel over them. 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord. 2 A fool hath no delight in understanding, but that his heart may discover itself. 2 A fool hath no delight in understanding, but that his heart may discover itself. 23 Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! Proverbs 15:20 : Proverbs 15:22 >> DISCLAIMER: Church of the Great God (CGG) provides these resources to aid the individual in studying the Bible. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the Lord pondereth the hearts. 18 The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth between the mighty. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. 12 The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness. 20 He that hath a froward heart findeth no good: and he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief. 14 The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear? KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. 5 The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenteousness; but of every one that is hasty only to want. 22 Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the Lord. 1996-2020. 6 Children's children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers. Pro 15:22. Version. Proverbs 21. 29 A wicked man hardeneth his face: but as for the upright, he directeth his way. 24 The way of life is above to the wise, that he may depart from hell beneath. The Book of Proverbs read by Alexander Scourby. Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment, But a man of understanding walks uprightly. 28 An ungodly witness scorneth judgment: and the mouth of the wicked devoureth iniquity. 32 He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding. Paragraph. 14 The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness. 24 A slothful man hideth his hand in his bosom, and will not so much as bring it to his mouth again. 4 The words of a man's mouth are as deep waters, and the wellspring of wisdom as a flowing brook. 19 Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool. Blue Letter Bible. 20 Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end. --Proverbs 18:24. 23 The poor useth intreaties; but the rich answereth roughly. 25 A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bare him. 7 A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul. 19The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain. Proverbs 15:22 : Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established. 33 The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the Lord. 24 Wisdom is before him that hath understanding; but the eyes of a fool are in the ends of the earth. 2 [It is] the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings [is] to search out a matter. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Proverbs 15:21 NIV • Proverbs 15:21 NLT • Proverbs 15:21 ESV • Proverbs 15:21 NASB • Proverbs 15:21 KJV • Proverbs 15:21 Interlinear • Proverbs 15:21 Commentaries • Proverbs 15:21 Parallel Texts • Proverbs 15:21 Bible Apps • Proverbs 15:21 Parallel • Bible Hub 5 A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall not escape. Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. 13 Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding. than one who is crooked in speech and is a fool. 26 He that laboureth laboureth for himself; for his mouth craveth it of him. The Lord is the one, in the final analysis, who will be King. 19 a Better is a poor person who b walks in his integrity. 22 The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth. The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness. 2 Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth. 29 The Lord is far from the wicked: but he heareth the prayer of the righteous. 11 A just weight and balance are the Lord's: all the weights of the bag are his work. The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness. 16 How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! 4 The words of a man's mouth are as deep waters, and the wellspring of wisdom as a flowing brook. 22Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established. Proverbs 15:21, ESV: "Folly is a joy to him who lacks sense, but a man of understanding walks straight ahead." Holman Bible. 31 The ear that heareth the reproof of life abideth among the wise. Which best represents the problem with the comment. 3 When the wicked cometh, then cometh also contempt, and with ignominy reproach. 14 The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wise man will pacify it. 26 The thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the Lord: but the words of the pure are pleasant words. 18 Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying. 25 The desire of the slothful killeth him; for his hands refuse to labour. Proverbs 15:21 NIV Proverbs 15:21 NLT Proverbs 15:21 ESV Proverbs 15:21 NASB Proverbs 15:21 KJV Proverbs 15:21 BibleApps.com Proverbs 15:21 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 15:21 Chinese Bible Proverbs 15:21 French Bible Proverbs 15:21 Clyx Quotations OT Poetry: Proverbs 15:21 Folly is … Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown. Read verse in King James Version Bible Language English. Red Letter. 4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. Proverbs 15:21. 20 A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother. 29:2 3 The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord. 26 He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach. The Lord sovereignly controls political powers. Proverbs 15:21 Context. Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established. 2 The fear of a king is as the roaring of a lion: whoso provoketh him to anger sinneth against his own soul. ... No entry exists in Forerunner Commentary for Proverbs 15:21. 27 The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind? He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. Proverbs 15:21. xxx. 12 It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness. 2 A wise servant shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, and shall have part of the inheritance among the brethren. 18 A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife. Red Letter. 6 Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find? Verse. Proverbs 3:5-6 #29 KJV 'Trust in the Lord with all Thine Heart' Christian Scripture Wall Art Canvas $129.95 $79.95 Proverbs 3:5-6 KJV #1a Bible Verse Canvas Wall Art Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. (Proverbs 15:23) A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: and a word spoken 13 Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard. 28 Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding. 18 A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife. 11 When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge. KJV, Vest Pocket New Testament & Psalms, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Version: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Second Edition, KJV, Holy Bible, Larger Print, Paperback, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV, Value Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version. Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown. 8 A gift is as a precious stone in the eyes of him that hath it: whithersoever it turneth, it prospereth. PROVERBS 15:21. 20A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother. 11 An evil man seeketh only rebellion: therefore a cruel messenger shall be sent against him. 4 A wicked doer giveth heed to false lips; and a liar giveth ear to a naughty tongue. Proverbs 19 King James Version (KJV). 7 All the brethren of the poor do hate him: how much more do his friends go far from him? 21 Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. 12 The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness. 19 A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again. Listen to the Bible. King James Version (KJV). Read Proverbs 21:15-25 in KJV and NIV using our online parallel Bible. Version. 10 Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the Lord. 19 And they smote him on the head with a reed, and did spit upon him, and bowing their knees worshipped him. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of Proverbs in the Bible (King James Version). 9 The way of the wicked is an abomination unto the Lord: but he loveth him that followeth after righteousness. Friendship seems as necessary an element of a comfortable existence in this world as fire or water, or even air itself. 13 Whoso rewardeth evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house. Verse. 16 Better is little with the fear of the Lord than great treasure and trouble therewith. 27 The spirit of man is the candle of the Lord, searching all the inward parts of the belly. 25 There is a way that seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death. Mark 15:21 Context. 23 Divers weights are an abomination unto the Lord; and a false balance is not good. 15 There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. 31 The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety is of the Lord. 15:21 Folly 200 [is] joy 8057 to [him that is] destitute 2638 of wisdom 3820: but a man 376 of understanding 8394 walketh 3212 8800 uprightly 3474 8762. Proverbs 21:15 Context. Pro 15:21 : Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: ... "The Proverbs of Solomon 15 - (KJV - King James Version)." Proverbs 23 King James Version << Proverbs 22 | Proverbs 23 | Proverbs 24 >> 23 1 When thou sittest to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before thee: 2 And put a knife to thy throat, if thou be a man given to appetite. 18 The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous, and the transgressor for the upright. Cancel. Read verse in King James Version Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown. 21 An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; but the end thereof shall not be blessed. Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment, But a man of understanding walks uprightly. 18 A man void of understanding striketh hands, and becometh surety in the presence of his friend. 20 A man's belly shall be satisfied with the fruit of his mouth; and with the increase of his lips shall he be filled. 18 Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom. 3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. 14 The beginning of strife is as when one letteth out water: therefore leave off contention, before it be meddled with. 21 He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour. 5 Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the Lord: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished. 6 By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the Lord men depart from evil. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} Proverbs 15:21 Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. A fool finds pleasure in wicked schemes, but a person of understanding delights in wisdom. Prov 15:21 (KJB) Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. 12 A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him: neither will he go unto the wise. International Standard Version. 19 Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool. 24 Dec 2020. 6 The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a vanity tossed to and fro of them that seek death. Pro 15:21 - Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment, But a man of understanding walks uprightly. 19 A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle. 19 The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain. Proverbs 15:22. New Century Version Plans fail without good advice, but they succeed with the advice of many others. PRO 15:22. 13 Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard. 30 There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the Lord. 21 Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. - Webster's BibleFolly is joy to one who is void of wisdom, but a man of understanding keeps his way straight.- World English BibleFolly is joy to one lacking heart, And a man of intelligence directeth [his] going.- Youngs Literal Bible Folly is joy to him that lacketh understanding; but a man of discernment walketh straightforwards.- Jewish Publication Society Bible. Tools. 8 He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul: he that keepeth understanding shall find good. 21Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. Proverbs 15:21-33 (Proverbs 15:21) Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Pro 15:22. 20 Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise. 3 Be not desirous of his dainties: for they are deceitful meat. 14 House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the Lord. 24 A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother. Proverbs 25 KJV + Strong's. 19 The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain. Pro 15:21 - Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. Proverbs 21:1 "The king's heart [is] in the hand of the LORD, [as] the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will." Verse. 10 Correction is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die. 29 A violent man enticeth his neighbour, and leadeth him into the way that is not good. 13 Love not sleep, lest thou come to poverty; open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread. Tools. 31 The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness. Proverbs Images and Notes. 13 A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance: but by sorrow of the heart the spirit is broken. (destitute…: Heb. Note the examples of the divine hand of God in the cases of Artaxerxes (Ez. 20 And when they had mocked him, they took off the purple from him, and put his own clothes on him, and led him out to crucify him. KJV: King James Version . ALL. 3 When the wicked cometh, then cometh also contempt, and with ignominy reproach. Proverbs 15:21: Proverbs 15: ... King James Version (1611) Without counsell, purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellours they are established. A Soft Answer Turns Away Wrath - A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. Proverbs 15:14 KJV. a. Proverbs 18 King James Version (KJV). 5 Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; but a man of understanding will draw it out. New Life Version 24 Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath. 30 The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart: and a good report maketh the bones fat. Every way of a man is right in his own eyes: but the LORD pondereth the hearts. 7 Excellent speech becometh not a fool: much less do lying lips a prince. 14 A gift in secret pacifieth anger: and a reward in the bosom strong wrath. and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver! 3 Commit thy works unto the Lord, and thy thoughts shall be established. 17 He that loveth pleasure shall be a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich. Jump to: Bible Study Tools • Parallel Bible Verse • Bible Contextual Overview • Bible Verse Review • Bible Cross-References • Gill's Bible Notes • Clarke's Bible Notes • Barnes' Bible Notes 17 Bread of deceit is sweet to a man; but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel. Proverbs Chapter 3. 10 A reproof entereth more into a wise man than an hundred stripes into a fool. KJV: King James Version . 9 He that covereth a transgression seeketh love; but he that repeateth a matter separateth very friends. 7 The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: but the heart of the foolish doeth not so. A dinner of herbs or vegetables is the typical dinner of the poor. Otherwise, it is joy to him. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs Chapter 1 (KJV) Proverbs 1 King James Version (KJV) 1 The proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel; 2 To know wisdom and instru The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. 3 The fining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold: but the Lord trieth the hearts. The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.#poureth: Heb. Proverbs 1 King James Version (KJV) 1 The proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel; 2 To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding; 3 To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity; 4 To give subtilty to the simple, to … Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: But a man of understanding walketh uprightly. 1 These [are] also proverbs of Solomon, which the men of Hezekiah king of Judah copied out. ... King James Version. 19 It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman. 22 Understanding is a wellspring of life unto him that hath it: but the instruction of fools is folly. 17 He that is first in his own cause seemeth just; but his neighbour cometh and searcheth him. Proverbs 15:21 (KJV) Square Portrait Landscape Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly. This is the King James Version of the Audio Bible. 15 Slothfulness casteth into a deep sleep; and an idle soul shall suffer hunger. 16 He that keepeth the commandment keepeth his own soul; but he that despiseth his ways shall die. 19 The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain. The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. 21 There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the Lord, that shall stand. 15 In the light of the king's countenance is life; and his favour is as a cloud of the latter rain. 15 All the days of the afflicted are evil: but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. 20 He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the Lord, happy is he. 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