Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings.

Bible References


Proverbs 5:9
Or you will give your vigor to others
And your years to the cruel one;
Proverbs 7:26
For many are the victims she has cast down,
And numerous are all her slain.
Hosea 4:11
Harlotry, wine and new wine take away the understanding.

To that

Deuteronomy 17:17
He shall not multiply wives for himself, or else his heart will turn away; nor shall he greatly increase silver and gold for himself.
Nehemiah 13:26
Did not Solomon king of Israel sin regarding these things? Yet among the many nations there was no king like him, and he was loved by his God, and God made him king over all Israel; nevertheless the foreign women caused even him to sin.