It is good that you grasp one thing and also not let go of the other; for the one who fears God comes forth with both of them.
The conclusion, when all has been heard, is: fear God and keep His commandments, because this applies to every person.
Although a sinner does evil a hundred times and may lengthen his life, still I know that it will be well for those who fear God, who fear Him openly.
Sow your seed in the morning and do not be idle in the evening, for you do not know whether morning or evening sowing will succeed, or whether both of them alike will be good.
“ But woe to you Pharisees! For you pay tithe of mint and rue and every kind of garden herb, and yet disregard justice and the love of God; but these are the things you should have done without neglecting the others.
Who is the man who fears the Lord? He will instruct him in the way he should choose.
He will fulfill the desire of those who fear Him; He will also hear their cry and will save them.
Let your eyes look directly ahead And let your gaze be fixed straight in front of you.
“I walk in the way of righteousness, In the midst of the paths of justice,
I know that everything God does will remain forever; there is nothing to add to it and there is nothing to take from it, for God has so worked that men should fear Him.
I will make an everlasting covenant with them that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; and I will put the fear of Me in their hearts so that they will not turn away from Me.
“But for you who fear My name, the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings; and you will go forth and skip about like calves from the stall.
“ And His mercy is upon generation after generation Toward those who fear Him.