Thematic Bible: Proverbs 4

Proverbs 4:1 (show verse)

Sons, hear the instruction of a father, and listen in order to know understanding.

Proverbs 4:2 (show verse)

For I give you good teaching; do not forsake my law.

Proverbs 4:3 (show verse)

For I was my father's son, tender and only beloved in the sight of my mother.

Proverbs 4:4 (show verse)

He also taught me, and said to me, Let your heart hold fast my words, keep my commandments and live.

Proverbs 4:5 (show verse)

Get wisdom, get understanding; forget not; nor turn away from the words of my mouth.

Proverbs 4:6 (show verse)

Do not forsake her, and she shall preserve you; love her, and she shall keep you.

Proverbs 4:7 (show verse)

Wisdom is the main thing; get wisdom; and with all your getting get understanding.

Proverbs 4:8 (show verse)

Prize her, and she shall lift you up; she shall bring you to honor when you embrace her.

Proverbs 4:9 (show verse)

She shall give to your hand an ornament of grace; she shall shield you with a crown of glory.

Proverbs 4:10 (show verse)

Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of your life shall be many.

Proverbs 4:11 (show verse)

I have taught you in the way of wisdom; I have led you in the right paths.

Proverbs 4:12 (show verse)

When you go, your steps shall not be narrowed, and when you run, you shall not stumble.

Proverbs 4:13 (show verse)

Take fast hold of instruction; do not let go; keep her; for she is your life.

Proverbs 4:14 (show verse)

Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not into the way of evil.

Proverbs 4:15 (show verse)

Avoid it; do not pass by it; turn from it, and pass on!

Proverbs 4:16 (show verse)

For they do not sleep, except when they have done mischief; and their sleep is taken away unless they cause some to fall.

Proverbs 4:17 (show verse)

For they eat the bread of wickedness and drink the wine of violence.

Proverbs 4:18 (show verse)

But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more to the perfect day.

Proverbs 4:19 (show verse)

The way of the wicked is as darkness; they know not at what they stumble.

Proverbs 4:20 (show verse)

My son, listen to my words; bow down your ear to my sayings.
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Proverbs 4:21 (show verse)

Let them not depart from your eyes; keep them in the midst of your heart.
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Proverbs 4:22 (show verse)

For they are life to those who find them, and health to all his flesh.

Proverbs 4:23 (show verse)

Keep your heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life.

Proverbs 4:24 (show verse)

Put away from you a wicked mouth, and devious lips put far from you.

Proverbs 4:25 (show verse)

Let your eyes look right on, and let your eyelids look straight before you.

Proverbs 4:26 (show verse)

Ponder the path of your feet, and all your ways will be established.

Proverbs 4:27 (show verse)

Do not turn to the right hand nor to the left; remove your foot from evil.