Sunday, February 17, 2013

The Way of Wisdom

Reading Proverbs turns on the lamps in the dark corners of life.
~Max Lucado's Life Lessons Study Bible~

Commit your works to the Lord and your thoughts will be established. ~Proverbs 16:3~
When a may ways please the Lord, He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.

~Proverbs 16:7~
Prides goes before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.
~Proverbs 16:18~
Better to be a humble spirit with the lowly, Than to divide the spoil with the proud.
~Proverbs 16:19~
He who heeds the word wisely will find good, And whoever trusts in the Lord, happy is he.
~Proverbs 16:20~
The wise heart will be called prudent. And sweetness of the lips increases learning.
~Proverbs 16:21~
He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty. And he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.
~Proverbs 16:32~
He who covers a transgression seeks love, But he who repeats a matter separates friends.
~Proverbs 17: 9~
He who has a deceitful heart finds no good. And he who has a perverse tongue falls into evil.
~Proverbs 17:20~
A merry heart does good, like medicine. But a broken spirit dries the bone.
~Proverbs 17:22~
He who has knowledge spares his words. And a man of understanding is of a calm spirit.
~Proverbs 17:27~
Even a fool is counted wise when he hold his peace when he shuts his lips, he is considered perspective.
~Proverbs 17:28~
Wisdom is of great value - and true wisdom is found in a relationship with God. Only in learning His word will you find wisdom and discernment to help you make right choices.
~ Max Lucado's Life Lessons Study Bible ~