Thematic Bible

Proverbs 20:1 (show verse)

Wine makes a mocker, and beer a reveler, and whoever errs concerning them shall never be wise.

Proverbs 20:2 (show verse)

The fear of the king is as the roaring of a lion; whoever provokes him to anger sins against his own soul.

Proverbs 20:3 (show verse)

It is an honour for a man to cease from strife, but every fool will be meddling.

Proverbs 20:4 (show verse)

The sluggard will not plow by reason of the cold; therefore he shall beg in harvest and have nothing.

Proverbs 20:5 (show verse)

Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water, but a man of intelligence will draw it out.

Proverbs 20:6 (show verse)

Most men will proclaim each one his own mercy, but who can find a man of truth?

Proverbs 20:7 (show verse)

The just man who walks in his integrity, blessed shall be his sons after him.

Proverbs 20:8 (show verse)

A king that sits in the throne of judgment scatters away all evil with his eyes.

Proverbs 20:9 (show verse)

Who shall be able to say, I have made my heart clean, I am pure from my sin?

Proverbs 20:10 (show verse)

Double weights and double measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.

Proverbs 20:11 (show verse)

Even a child is known by his doings, whether his work is pure and whether it is right.

Proverbs 20:12 (show verse)

The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the LORD has made both of them.

Proverbs 20:13 (show verse)

Do not love sleep lest thou come to poverty; open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.

Proverbs 20:14 (show verse)

It is bad, it is bad, the buyer says; but when he is gone his way, then he boasts.

Proverbs 20:15 (show verse)

There is gold and a multitude of precious stones, but the lips of wisdom are a precious vessel.

Proverbs 20:16 (show verse)

Take his garment that is surety for a stranger, and take a pledge of him that is surety for a strange woman.

Proverbs 20:17 (show verse)

Bread of deceit is sweet to a man, but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel.

Proverbs 20:18 (show verse)

Every thought must be ordered by counsel, and with intelligence war is made.

Proverbs 20:19 (show verse)

He that goes about as a talebearer reveals secrets; therefore meddle not with him that flatters with his lips.

Proverbs 20:20 (show verse)

Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his fire shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Proverbs 20:21 (show verse)

An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning, but the end thereof shall not be blessed.

Proverbs 20:22 (show verse)

Say not thou, I will take vengeance, but wait on the LORD, and he shall save thee.

Proverbs 20:23 (show verse)

Double weights are an abomination unto the LORD, and a false balance is not good.

Proverbs 20:24 (show verse)

Man's steps are of the LORD; how can a man then understand his own way?

Proverbs 20:25 (show verse)

It is a snare unto man to devour that which is holy and afterward to reconsider his vows.

Proverbs 20:26 (show verse)

A wise king scatters the wicked and brings the wheel over them.

Proverbs 20:27 (show verse)

The spirit of man is the fire of the LORD, which searches the secrets of the inward parts.

Proverbs 20:28 (show verse)

Mercy and truth preserve the king, and his throne is upheld by mercy.

Proverbs 20:29 (show verse)

The glory of young men is their strength, and the beauty of old men is the gray head.

Proverbs 20:30 (show verse)

The scars of past wounds are medicine for evil, and living reproof reaches the most secret places in the inward parts.