Wise Proverbs

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Proverbs 1:6

to understand a proverb and an allegory, the words of the wise and their enigmas.

Proverbs 26:7

The legs of the lame hang loose; so is a proverb in the mouth of fools.

Proverbs 26:9

As a thorn goeth up into the hand of a drunkard, so is a proverb in the mouth of fools.

Job 11:12

Yet a senseless man will make bold, though man be born like the foal of a wild ass.

Numbers 21:27-30

Therefore the poets say, Come to Heshbon; let the city of Sihon be built and established. For there went forth fire from Heshbon, a flame from the city of Sihon; It consumed Ar of Moab, the lords of the high places of the Arnon. Woe to thee, Moab! thou art undone, people of Chemosh: He gave his sons that had escaped, and his daughters into captivity to Sihon the king of the Amorites.read more.
And we have shot at them; Heshbon is perished even unto Dibon; and we have laid them waste even unto Nophah, which reacheth unto Medeba.

1 Kings 4:32

And he spoke three thousand proverbs; and his songs were a thousand and five.

Psalm 49:4

I will incline mine ear to a parable, I will open my riddle upon the harp.

Proverbs 1:1

Proverbs of Solomon, son of David, king of Israel:

Proverbs 25:1

These are also proverbs of Solomon, which the men of Hezekiah king of Judah transcribed.

Ecclesiastes 12:9

And moreover, because the Preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge; and he pondered, and sought out, and set in order many proverbs.

Numbers 23:7

And he took up his parable, and said, Balak the king of Moab hath brought me from Aram, from the mountains of the east: Come, curse me Jacob, and come, denounce Israel!

Numbers 23:18

Then he took up his parable and said, Rise up, Balak, and hear! hearken unto me, son of Zippor!

Numbers 24:3

And he took up his parable, and said, Balaam the son of Beor saith, and the man of opened eye saith,

Numbers 24:15

And he took up his parable, and said, Balaam the son of Beor saith, and the man of opened eye saith,

Numbers 24:20

And he saw Amalek, and took up his parable, and said, Amalek is the first of the nations, but his latter end shall be for destruction.

Numbers 24:21

And he saw the Kenites, and took up his parable, and said, Firm is thy dwelling-place, and thy nest fixed in the rock;

Numbers 24:23

And he took up his parable, and said, Alas! Who shall live when God doeth this?

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