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Proverbs 27

Proverbs 27:1-4
Do not boast about tomorrow,
for you do not know what a day may bring.
2 Let someone else praise you, and not your own mouth; 2,112 more words

Proverbs 23


Proverbs 23:1-3

Saying 7

23
When you sit to dine with a ruler,
note well what is before you,
2
and put a knife to your throat… 2,796 more words

Muddied Water

Proverbs 25:26
“A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a troubled fountain, and a corrupt spring.”
“A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a troubled fountain, and a corrupt spring.” …
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Book Of Proverbs

Proverbs 22


Proverbs 22:1-2

A good name is more desirable than great riches;
to be esteemed is better than silver or gold.
2 Rich and poor have this in common: 2,878 more words

Proverbs 21


Proverbs 21:1-3
In the Lord’s hand the king’s heart is a stream of water
that he channels toward all who please him.
2 A person may think their own ways are right, 2,183 more words

Proverbs 20


Proverbs 20:1-4
Wine is a mocker and beer a brawler;
whoever is led astray by them is not wise.
2 A king’s wrath strikes terror like the roar of a lion; 2,538 more words

Proverbs 19


Proverbs 19:1-7

Better the poor whose walk is blameless
than a fool whose lips are perverse.
2 Desire without knowledge is not good—
how much more will hasty feet miss the way! 2,429 more words