Thematic Bible

Proverbs 20:1 (show verse)

Wine is a scorner -- strong drink is noisy, And any going astray in it is not wise.

Proverbs 20:2 (show verse)

The fear of a king is a growl as of a young lion, He who is causing him to be wroth is wronging his soul.

Proverbs 20:3 (show verse)

An honour to a man is cessation from strife, And every fool intermeddleth.

Proverbs 20:4 (show verse)

Because of winter the slothful plougheth not, He asketh in harvest, and there is nothing.

Proverbs 20:5 (show verse)

Counsel in the heart of a man is deep water, And a man of understanding draweth it up.

Proverbs 20:6 (show verse)

A multitude of men proclaim each his kindness, And a man of stedfastness who doth find?

Proverbs 20:7 (show verse)

The righteous is walking habitually in his integrity, O the happiness of his sons after him!

Proverbs 20:8 (show verse)

A king sitting on a throne of judgment, Is scattering with his eyes all evil,

Proverbs 20:9 (show verse)

Who saith, 'I have purified my heart, I have been cleansed from my sin?'

Proverbs 20:10 (show verse)

A stone and a stone, an ephah and an ephah, Even both of them are an abomination to Jehovah.

Proverbs 20:11 (show verse)

Even by his actions a youth maketh himself known, Whether his work be pure or upright.

Proverbs 20:12 (show verse)

A hearing ear, and a seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.

Proverbs 20:13 (show verse)

Love not sleep, lest thou become poor, Open thine eyes -- be satisfied with bread.

Proverbs 20:14 (show verse)

'Bad, bad,' saith the buyer, And going his way then he boasteth himself.

Proverbs 20:15 (show verse)

Substance, gold, and a multitude of rubies, Yea, a precious vessel, are lips of knowledge.

Proverbs 20:16 (show verse)

Take his garment when a stranger hath been surety, And for strangers pledge it.

Proverbs 20:17 (show verse)

Sweet to a man is the bread of falsehood, And afterwards is his mouth filled with gravel.

Proverbs 20:18 (show verse)

Purposes by counsel thou dost establish, And with plans make thou war.

Proverbs 20:19 (show verse)

A revealer of secret counsels is the busybody, And for a deceiver with his lips make not thyself surety.

Proverbs 20:20 (show verse)

Whoso is vilifying his father and his mother, Extinguished is his lamp in blackness of darkness.

Proverbs 20:21 (show verse)

An inheritance gotten wrongly at first, Even its latter end is not blessed.

Proverbs 20:22 (show verse)

Do not say, 'I recompense evil,' Wait for Jehovah, and He delivereth thee.

Proverbs 20:23 (show verse)

An abomination to Jehovah are a stone and a stone, And balances of deceit are not good.

Proverbs 20:24 (show verse)

From Jehovah are the steps of a man, And man -- how understandeth he his way?

Proverbs 20:25 (show verse)

A snare to a man is he hath swallowed a holy thing, And after vows to make inquiry.

Proverbs 20:26 (show verse)

A wise king is scattering the wicked, And turneth back on them the wheel.

Proverbs 20:27 (show verse)

The breath of man is a lamp of Jehovah, Searching all the inner parts of the heart.

Proverbs 20:28 (show verse)

Kindness and truth keep a king, And he hath supported by kindness his throne.

Proverbs 20:29 (show verse)

The beauty of young men is their strength, And the honour of old men is grey hairs.

Proverbs 20:30 (show verse)

The bandages of a wound thou removest with the evil, Also the plagues of the inner parts of the heart!