Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool. (Proverbs 19:1)

Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth. (Proverbs 19:2)

The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the LORD. (Proverbs 19:3)

Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated from his neighbour. (Proverbs 19:4)

A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall not escape. (Proverbs 19:5)

Many will intreat the favour of the prince: and every man is a friend to him that giveth gifts. (Proverbs 19:6)

All the brethren of the poor do hate him: how much more do his friends go far from him? he pursueth them with words, yet they are wanting to him. (Proverbs 19:7)

He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul: he that keepeth understanding shall find good. (Proverbs 19:8)

A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish. (Proverbs 19:9)

Delight is not seemly for a fool; much less for a servant to have rule over princes. (Proverbs 19:10)

The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression. (Proverbs 19:11)

The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass. (Proverbs 19:12)

A foolish son is the calamity of his father: and the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping. (Proverbs 19:13)

House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the LORD. (Proverbs 19:14)

Slothfulness casteth into a deep sleep; and an idle soul shall suffer hunger. (Proverbs 19:15)

He that keepeth the commandment keepeth his own soul; but he that despiseth his ways shall die. (Proverbs 19:16)

He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and that which he hath given will he pay him again. (Proverbs 19:17)

Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying. (Proverbs 19:18)

A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again. (Proverbs 19:19)

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end. (Proverbs 19:20)

There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand. (Proverbs 19:21)

The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar. (Proverbs 19:22)

The fear of the LORD tendeth to life: and he that hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil. (Proverbs 19:23)

A slothful man hideth his hand in his bosom, and will not so much as bring it to his mouth again. (Proverbs 19:24)

Smite a scorner, and the simple will beware: and reprove one that hath understanding, and he will understand knowledge. (Proverbs 19:25)

He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach. (Proverbs 19:26)

Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge. (Proverbs 19:27)

An ungodly witness scorneth judgment: and the mouth of the wicked devoureth iniquity. (Proverbs 19:28)

Judgments are prepared for scorners, and stripes for the back of fools. (Proverbs 19:29)


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