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.
Prides goes before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.
Better to be a humble spirit with the lowly, Than to divide the spoil with the proud.
He who heeds the word wisely will find good, And whoever trusts in the Lord, happy is he.
The wise heart will be called prudent. And sweetness of the lips increases learning.
He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty. And he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.
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.
A merry heart does good, like medicine. But a broken spirit dries the bone.
He who has knowledge spares his words. And a man of understanding is of a calm spirit.
Even a fool is counted wise when he hold his peace when he shuts his lips, he is considered perspective.
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 ~