Thematic Bible

Proverbs 30:1 (show verse)

The words of Agur the son of Jakeh, the oracle.The man declares to Ithiel, to Ithiel and Ucal:

Proverbs 30:2 (show verse)

Surely I am more stupid than any man,
And I do not have the understanding of a man.
No Themes for this verse.

Proverbs 30:3 (show verse)

Neither have I learned wisdom,
Nor do I have the knowledge of the Holy One.
No Themes for this verse.

Proverbs 30:4 (show verse)

Who has ascended into heaven and descended?
Who has gathered the wind in His fists?
Who has wrapped the waters in His garment?
Who has established all the ends of the earth?
What is His name or His son’s name?
Surely you know!

Proverbs 30:5 (show verse)

Every word of God is tested;
He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him.

Proverbs 30:6 (show verse)

Do not add to His words
Or He will reprove you, and you will be proved a liar.

Proverbs 30:7 (show verse)

Two things I asked of You,
Do not refuse me before I die:
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Proverbs 30:8 (show verse)

Keep deception and lies far from me,
Give me neither poverty nor riches;
Feed me with the food that is my portion,

Proverbs 30:9 (show verse)

That I not be full and deny You and say, “Who is the Lord?”
Or that I not be in want and steal,
And profane the name of my God.

Proverbs 30:10 (show verse)

Do not slander a slave to his master,
Or he will curse you and you will be found guilty.

Proverbs 30:11 (show verse)

There is a kind of man who curses his father
And does not bless his mother.

Proverbs 30:12 (show verse)

There is a kind who is pure in his own eyes,
Yet is not washed from his filthiness.

Proverbs 30:13 (show verse)

There is a kind—oh how lofty are his eyes!
And his eyelids are raised in arrogance.
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Proverbs 30:14 (show verse)

There is a kind of man whose teeth are like swords
And his jaw teeth like knives,
To devour the afflicted from the earth
And the needy from among men.

Proverbs 30:15 (show verse)

The leech has two daughters,
“Give,” “Give.”
There are three things that will not be satisfied,
Four that will not say, “Enough”:

Proverbs 30:16 (show verse)

Sheol, and the barren womb,
Earth that is never satisfied with water,
And fire that never says, “Enough.”

Proverbs 30:17 (show verse)

The eye that mocks a father
And scorns a mother,
The ravens of the valley will pick it out,
And the young eagles will eat it.

Proverbs 30:18 (show verse)

There are three things which are too wonderful for me,
Four which I do not understand:

Proverbs 30:19 (show verse)

The way of an eagle in the sky,
The way of a serpent on a rock,
The way of a ship in the middle of the sea,
And the way of a man with a maid.

Proverbs 30:20 (show verse)

This is the way of an adulterous woman:
She eats and wipes her mouth,
And says, “I have done no wrong.”

Proverbs 30:21 (show verse)

Under three things the earth quakes,
And under four, it cannot bear up:

Proverbs 30:22 (show verse)

Under a slave when he becomes king,
And a fool when he is satisfied with food,

Proverbs 30:23 (show verse)

Under an unloved woman when she gets a husband,
And a maidservant when she supplants her mistress.

Proverbs 30:24 (show verse)

Four things are small on the earth,
But they are exceedingly wise:

Proverbs 30:25 (show verse)

The ants are not a strong people,
But they prepare their food in the summer;

Proverbs 30:26 (show verse)

The shephanim are not mighty people,
Yet they make their houses in the rocks;

Proverbs 30:27 (show verse)

The locusts have no king,
Yet all of them go out in ranks;

Proverbs 30:28 (show verse)

The lizard you may grasp with the hands,
Yet it is in kings’ palaces.

Proverbs 30:29 (show verse)

There are three things which are stately in their march,
Even four which are stately when they walk:

Proverbs 30:30 (show verse)

The lion which is mighty among beasts
And does not retreat before any,

Proverbs 30:31 (show verse)

The strutting rooster, the male goat also,
And a king when his army is with him.

Proverbs 30:32 (show verse)

If you have been foolish in exalting yourself
Or if you have plotted evil, put your hand on your mouth.
No Themes for this verse.

Proverbs 30:33 (show verse)

For the churning of milk produces butter,
And pressing the nose brings forth blood;
So the churning of anger produces strife.