The Book of Proverbs


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The Book of Proverbs

1. People who accept discipline are on the pathway to life, but those who ignore correction will go astray.
Proverbs 10:17 NLT


2. Doing wrong is fun for a fool, but living wisely brings pleasure to the sensible.
Proverbs 10:23 NLT


3. When the storms of life come, the wicked are whirled away, but the godly have a lasting foundation.
Proverbs 10:25 NLT


4. Lazy people irritate their employers, like vinegar to the teeth or smoke in the eyes.
Proverbs 10:26 NLT


5. Fear of the Lord lengthens one’s life, but the years of the wicked are cut short.
Proverbs 10:27 NLT


6. The hopes of the godly result in happiness, but the expectations of the wicked come to nothing.
Proverbs 10:28 NLT


7. The way of the Lord is a stronghold to those with integrity, but it destroys the wicked.
Proverbs 10:29 NLT


8. The godly will never be disturbed, but the wicked will be removed from the land.
Proverbs 10:30 NLT


9. The mouth of the godly person gives wise advice, but the tongue that deceives will be cut off.
Proverbs 10:31 NLT


10. The lips of the godly speak helpful words, but the mouth of the wicked speaks perverse words.
Proverbs 10:32 NLT


11. Pride leads to disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
Proverbs 11:2 NLT


12. Honesty guides good people; dishonesty destroys treacherous people.
Proverbs 11:3 NLT


13. Riches won’t help on the day of judgment, but right living can save you from death.
Proverbs 11:4 NLT


14. The godly are directed by honesty; the wicked fall beneath their load of sin.
Proverbs 11:5 NLT


15. When the wicked die, their hopes die with them, for they rely on their own feeble strength.
Proverbs 11:7 NLT


16. The godly are rescued from trouble, and it falls on the wicked instead.
Proverbs 11:8 NLT


17. With their words, the godless destroy their friends, but knowledge will rescue the righteous.
Proverbs 11:9 NLT


18. Your kindness will reward you, but your cruelty will destroy you.
Proverbs 11:17 NLT


19. Evil people get rich for the moment, but the reward of the godly will last.
Proverbs 11:18 NLT


20. Godly people find life; evil people find death.
Proverbs 11:19 NLT


21. Evil people will surely be punished, but the children of the godly will go free.
Proverbs 11:21 NLT


22. The godly can look forward to a reward, while the wicked can expect only judgment.
Proverbs 11:23 NLT


23. Give freely and become more wealthy; be stingy and lose everything.
Proverbs 11:24 NLT


24. The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.
Proverbs 11:25 NLT


25. People curse those who hoard their grain, but they bless the one who sells in time of need.
Proverbs 11:26 NLT


26. If you search for good, you will find favor; but if you search for evil, it will find you!
Proverbs 11:27 NLT


27. Trust in your money and down you go! But the godly flourish like leaves in spring.
Proverbs 11:28 NLT


28. A worthy wife is a crown for her husband, but a disgraceful woman is like cancer in his bones.
Proverbs 12:4 NLT


29. The words of the wicked are like a murderous ambush, but the words of the godly save lives.
Proverbs 12:6 NLT


30. The wicked die and disappear, but the family of the godly stands firm.
Proverbs 12:7 NLT


31. A hard worker has plenty of food, but a person who chases fantasies has no sense.
Proverbs 12:11 NLT


32. The wicked are trapped by their own words, but the godly escape such trouble.
Proverbs 12:13 NLT


33. Wise words bring many benefits, and hard work brings rewards.
Proverbs 12:14 NLT


34. Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to others.
Proverbs 12:15 NLT


35. A fool is quick-tempered, but a wise person stays calm when insulted.
Proverbs 12:16 NLT


36. Some people make cutting remarks, but the words of the wise bring healing.
Proverbs 12:18 NLT


37. No harm comes to the godly, but the wicked have their fill of trouble.
Proverbs 12:21 NLT


38. Work hard and become a leader; be lazy and become a slave.
Proverbs 12:24 NLT


39. Laughter can conceal a heavy heart, but when the laughter ends, the grief remains.
Proverbs 14:13 NLT


40. Backsliders get what they deserve; good people receive their reward.
Proverbs 14:14 NLT


41. The wise are cautious and avoid danger; fools plunge ahead with reckless confidence.
Proverbs 14:16 NLT


42. Short-tempered people do foolish things, and schemers are hated.
Proverbs 14:17 NLT


43. Simpletons are clothed with foolishness, but the prudent are crowned with knowledge.
Proverbs 14:18 NLT


44. The poor are despised even by their neighbors, while the rich have many “friends.”
Proverbs 14:20 NLT


45. It is a sin to belittle one’s neighbor; blessed are those who help the poor.
Proverbs 14:21 NLT


46. If you plan to do evil, you will be lost; if you plan to do good, you will receive unfailing love and faithfulness.
Proverbs 14:22 NLT


47. Work brings profit, but mere talk leads to poverty!
Proverbs 14:23 NLT


48. Wealth is a crown for the wise; the effort of fools yields only foolishness.
Proverbs 14:24 NLT


49. A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is a traitor.
Proverbs 14:25 NLT


50. Those who fear the Lord are secure; he will be a refuge for their children.
Proverbs 14:26 NLT


51. Fear of the Lord is a life-giving fountain; it offers escape from the snares of death.
Proverbs 14:27 NLT


52. People with understanding control their anger; a hot temper shows great foolishness.
Proverbs 14:29 NLT


53. A peaceful heart leads to a healthy body; jealousy is like cancer in the bones.
Proverbs 14:30 NLT


54. Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker, but helping the poor honors him.
Proverbs 14:31 NLT


55. The wicked are crushed by disaster, but the godly have a refuge when they die.
Proverbs 14:32 NLT


56. Godliness makes a nation great, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
Proverbs 14:34 NLT


57. A gentle answer deflects anger, but harsh words make tempers flare.
Proverbs 15:1 NLT


58. The Lord is watching everywhere, keeping his eye on both the evil and the good.
Proverbs 15:3 NLT


59. Gentle words are a tree of life; a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.
Proverbs 15:4 NLT


60. Only a fool despises a parent’s discipline; whoever learns from correction is wise.
Proverbs 15:5 NLT


61. There is treasure in the house of the godly, but the earnings of the wicked bring trouble.
Proverbs 15:6 NLT


62. The lips of the wise give good advice; the heart of a fool has none to give.
Proverbs 15:7 NLT


63. The Lord detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but he delights in the prayers of the upright.
Proverbs 15:8 NLT


64. The Lord detests the way of the wicked, but he loves those who pursue godliness.
Proverbs 15:9 NLT


65. Whoever abandons the right path will be severely disciplined; whoever hates correction will die.
Proverbs 15:10 NLT


66. Even Death and Destruction hold no secrets from the Lord. How much more does he know the human heart!
Proverbs 15:11 NLT


67. Mockers hate to be corrected, so they stay away from the wise.
Proverbs 15:12 NLT


68. A glad heart makes a happy face; a broken heart crushes the spirit.
Proverbs 15:13 NLT


69. A wise person is hungry for knowledge, while the fool feeds on trash.
Proverbs 15:14 NLT


70. Better to have little, with fear for the Lord, than to have great treasure and inner turmoil.
Proverbs 15:16 NLT


71. A bowl of vegetables with someone you love is better than steak with someone you hate.
Proverbs 15:17 NLT


72. A hot-tempered person starts fights; a cool-tempered person stops them.
Proverbs 15:18 NLT


73. A lazy person’s way is blocked with briers, but the path of the upright is an open highway.
Proverbs 15:19 NLT


74. Sensible children bring joy to their father; foolish children despise their mother.
Proverbs 15:20 NLT


75. Foolishness brings joy to those with no sense; a sensible person stays on the right path.
Proverbs 15:21 NLT


76. Plans go wrong for lack of advice; many advisers bring success.
Proverbs 15:22 NLT


77. Everyone enjoys a fitting reply; it is wonderful to say the right thing at the right time!
Proverbs 15:23 NLT


78. The path of life leads upward for the wise; they leave the grave behind.
Proverbs 15:24 NLT


79. The Lord detests evil plans, but he delights in pure words.
Proverbs 15:26 NLT


80. Greed brings grief to the whole family, but those who hate bribes will live.
Proverbs 15:27 NLT


Comments or suggestions?

  • Jonny Kirk

    Oops, didn’t realise the form above was for emails not comments sorry.

    But seriously, I appreciate the hard work that has gone into this.

    Keep it going, well done.

    JK

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