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 Proverbs 11:2; 12:9; 13:10; 15:25; 15:33; 16:5; 16:18 - 19; 18:12; 21:4; 21:24; 22:4; 25:6 - 7; 25:27; 26:12; 27:1 - 2; 28:11; 28:25; 29:23; 30:2 - 4; 30:21 - 23; 30:29 - 33; 31:30
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   Book of Proverbs
   Chapter 11
11:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
 
   Chapter 12
12:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Better to be a nobody and yet have a servant than pretend to be somebody and have no food.
 
   Chapter 13
13:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.
 
   Chapter 15
15:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The LORD tears down the proud man's house but he keeps the widow's boundaries intact.
 
15:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The fear of the LORD teaches a man wisdom, F29 and humility comes before honor.
 
   Chapter 16
16:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The LORD detests all the proud of heart. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished.
 
16:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall.
 
16:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Better to be lowly in spirit and among the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud.
 
   Chapter 18
18:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Before his downfall a man's heart is proud, but humility comes before honor.
 
   Chapter 21
21:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Haughty eyes and a proud heart, the lamp of the wicked, are sin!
 
21:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The proud and arrogant man - "Mocker" is his name; he behaves with overweening pride.
 
   Chapter 22
22:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Humility and the fear of the LORD bring wealth and honor and life.
 
   Chapter 25
25:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Do not exalt yourself in the king's presence, and do not claim a place among great men;
 
25:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
it is better for him to say to you, "Come up here," than for him to humiliate you before a nobleman. What you have seen with your eyes
 
25:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
It is not good to eat too much honey, nor is it honorable to seek one's own honor.
 
   Chapter 26
26:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
 
   Chapter 27
27:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring forth.
 
27:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Let another praise you, and not your own mouth; someone else, and not your own lips.
 
   Chapter 28
28:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A rich man may be wise in his own eyes, but a poor man who has discernment sees through him.
 
28:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A greedy man stirs up dissension, but he who trusts in the LORD will prosper.
 
   Chapter 29
29:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A man's pride brings him low, but a man of lowly spirit gains honor.
 
   Chapter 30
30:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"I am the most ignorant of men; I do not have a man's understanding.
 
30:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
I have not learned wisdom, nor have I knowledge of the Holy One.
 
30:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Who has gone up to heaven and come down? Who has gathered up the wind in the hollow of his hands? Who has wrapped up the waters in his cloak? Who has established all the ends of the earth? What is his name, and the name of his son? Tell me if you know!
 
30:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"Under three things the earth trembles, under four it cannot bear up:
 
30:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
a servant who becomes king, a fool who is full of food,
 
30:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
an unloved woman who is married, and a maidservant who displaces her mistress.
 
30:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"There are three things that are stately in their stride, four that move with stately bearing:
 
30:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
a lion, mighty among beasts, who retreats before nothing;
 
30:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
a strutting rooster, a he-goat, and a king with his army around him. F57
 
30:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"If you have played the fool and exalted yourself, or if you have planned evil, clap your hand over your mouth!
 
30:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
For as churning the milk produces butter, and as twisting the nose produces blood, so stirring up anger produces strife."
 
   Chapter 31
31:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F29 Or Wisdom teaches the fear of the LORD
F57 Or king secure against revolt

 
 

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