Most Popular Bible Verses in Proverbs 20
Wine is a mocker, strong drink a brawler, And whoever is intoxicated by it is not wise.
An inheritance gained hurriedly at the beginning Will not be blessed in the end.
Do not say, "I will repay evil"; Wait for the LORD, and He will save you.
Differing weights are an abomination to the LORD, And a false scale is not good.
A wise king winnows the wicked, And drives the threshing wheel over them.
Stripes that wound scour away evil, And strokes reach the innermost parts.
Loyalty and truth preserve the king, And he upholds his throne by righteousness.
Man's steps are ordained by the LORD, How then can man understand his way?
It is a trap for a man to say rashly, "It is holy!" And after the vows to make inquiry.
A righteous man who walks in his integrity-- How blessed are his sons after him.
The spirit of man is the lamp of the LORD, Searching all the innermost parts of his being.
The glory of young men is their strength, And the honor of old men is their gray hair.
It is by his deeds that a lad distinguishes himself If his conduct is pure and right.
Who can say, "I have cleansed my heart, I am pure from my sin"?
He who curses his father or his mother, His lamp will go out in time of darkness.
Keeping away from strife is an honor for a man, But any fool will quarrel.
He who goes about as a slanderer reveals secrets, Therefore do not associate with a gossip.
A plan in the heart of a man is like deep water, But a man of understanding draws it out.
The terror of a king is like the growling of a lion; He who provokes him to anger forfeits his own life.
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty, But who can find a trustworthy man?
The sluggard does not plow after the autumn, So he begs during the harvest and has nothing.
Do not love sleep, or you will become poor; Open your eyes, and you will be satisfied with food.
The hearing ear and the seeing eye, The LORD has made both of them.
Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.
Bread obtained by falsehood is sweet to a man, But afterward his mouth will be filled with gravel.
Take his garment when he becomes surety for a stranger; And for foreigners, hold him in pledge.
A king who sits on the throne of justice Disperses all evil with his eyes.
Differing weights and differing measures, Both of them are abominable to the LORD.
There is gold, and an abundance of jewels; But the lips of knowledge are a more precious thing.