Thematic Bible

Proverbs 22:1 (show verse)

A [good] name is rather to be chosen than great riches, loving favor rather than silver and gold.

Proverbs 22:2 (show verse)

The rich and the poor meet together. LORD is the maker of them all.

Proverbs 22:3 (show verse)

A prudent man sees the evil, and hides himself, but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.

Proverbs 22:4 (show verse)

The reward of humility [and] the fear of LORD [is] riches and honor and life.

Proverbs 22:5 (show verse)

Thorns [and] snares are in the way of a perverse man. He who keeps his soul shall be far from them.

Proverbs 22:6 (show verse)

Train up a child in the way he should go, and even when he is old he will not depart from it.

Proverbs 22:7 (show verse)

The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.

Proverbs 22:8 (show verse)

He who sows iniquity shall reap calamity, and the rod of his wrath shall fail.

Proverbs 22:9 (show verse)

He who has a bountiful eye shall be blessed, for he gives of his bread to the poor.

Proverbs 22:10 (show verse)

Cast out the scoffer, and contention will go out, yea, strife and reproach will cease.

Proverbs 22:11 (show verse)

He who loves pureness of heart, [for] the grace of his lips, the king will be his friend.

Proverbs 22:12 (show verse)

The eyes of LORD preserve knowledge, but he overthrows the words of the treacherous man.

Proverbs 22:13 (show verse)

The sluggard says, There is a lion outside. I shall be slain in the streets.

Proverbs 22:14 (show verse)

The mouth of interloping women is a deep pit. He who is abhorred of LORD shall fall in it.

Proverbs 22:15 (show verse)

Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child, [but] the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.

Proverbs 22:16 (show verse)

He who oppresses a poor man to his increase, [and] he who gives to a rich man, [comes] only to want.

Proverbs 22:17 (show verse)

Incline thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thy heart to my knowledge.

Proverbs 22:18 (show verse)

For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee, if they be established together upon thy lips.
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Proverbs 22:19 (show verse)

That thy trust may be in LORD, I have made [them] known to thee this day, even to thee.
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Proverbs 22:20 (show verse)

Have I not written to thee excellent things of counsels and knowledge,
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Proverbs 22:21 (show verse)

to make thee know the certainty of the words of truth, that thou may carry back words of truth to those who send thee?
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Proverbs 22:22 (show verse)

Do not rob a poor man, because he is poor, nor oppress an afflicted man in the gate.

Proverbs 22:23 (show verse)

For LORD will plead their cause, and despoil of life those who despoil them.

Proverbs 22:24 (show verse)

Make no friendship with a man who is given to anger, and thou shall not go with a wrathful man,

Proverbs 22:25 (show verse)

lest thou learn this ways, and get a snare to thy soul.

Proverbs 22:26 (show verse)

Be thou not one of those who strike hands, [or] of those who are sureties for debts.

Proverbs 22:27 (show verse)

If thou have not wherewith to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?

Proverbs 22:28 (show verse)

Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.

Proverbs 22:29 (show verse)

See thou a man diligent in his business? He shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before obscure men.