Thematic Bible: Proverbs 19

Proverbs 19:1 (show verse)

Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity Than he who is perverse in speech and is a fool.

Proverbs 19:2 (show verse)

Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge, And he who hurries his footsteps errs.

Proverbs 19:3 (show verse)

The foolishness of man ruins his way, And his heart rages against the LORD.

Proverbs 19:4 (show verse)

Wealth adds many friends, But a poor man is separated from his friend.

Proverbs 19:5 (show verse)

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will not escape.

Proverbs 19:6 (show verse)

Many will seek the favor of a generous man, And every man is a friend to him who gives gifts.

Proverbs 19:7 (show verse)

All the brothers of a poor man hate him; How much more do his friends abandon him! He pursues them with words, but they are gone.

Proverbs 19:8 (show verse)

He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; He who keeps understanding will find good.

Proverbs 19:9 (show verse)

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will perish.
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Proverbs 19:10 (show verse)

Luxury is not fitting for a fool; Much less for a slave to rule over princes.

Proverbs 19:11 (show verse)

A man's discretion makes him slow to anger, And it is his glory to overlook a transgression.

Proverbs 19:12 (show verse)

The king's wrath is like the roaring of a lion, But his favor is like dew on the grass.

Proverbs 19:13 (show verse)

A foolish son is destruction to his father, And the contentions of a wife are a constant dripping.

Proverbs 19:14 (show verse)

House and wealth are an inheritance from fathers, But a prudent wife is from the LORD.

Proverbs 19:15 (show verse)

Laziness casts into a deep sleep, And an idle man will suffer hunger.

Proverbs 19:16 (show verse)

He who keeps the commandment keeps his soul, But he who is careless of conduct will die.

Proverbs 19:17 (show verse)

One who is gracious to a poor man lends to the LORD, And He will repay him for his good deed.

Proverbs 19:18 (show verse)

Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death.

Proverbs 19:19 (show verse)

A man of great anger will bear the penalty, For if you rescue him, you will only have to do it again.

Proverbs 19:20 (show verse)

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

Proverbs 19:21 (show verse)

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Proverbs 19:22 (show verse)

What is desirable in a man is his kindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar.

Proverbs 19:23 (show verse)

The fear of the LORD leads to life, So that one may sleep satisfied, untouched by evil.

Proverbs 19:24 (show verse)

The sluggard buries his hand in the dish, But will not even bring it back to his mouth.
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Proverbs 19:25 (show verse)

Strike a scoffer and the naive may become shrewd, But reprove one who has understanding and he will gain knowledge.

Proverbs 19:26 (show verse)

He who assaults his father and drives his mother away Is a shameful and disgraceful son.

Proverbs 19:27 (show verse)

Cease listening, my son, to discipline, And you will stray from the words of knowledge.

Proverbs 19:28 (show verse)

A rascally witness makes a mockery of justice, And the mouth of the wicked spreads iniquity.

Proverbs 19:29 (show verse)

Judgments are prepared for scoffers, And blows for the back of fools.