Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity Than he who is perverse in speech and is a fool. (Proverbs 19:1)

Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge, And he who hurries his footsteps errs. (Proverbs 19:2)

The foolishness of man ruins his way, And his heart rages against the LORD. (Proverbs 19:3)

Wealth adds many friends, But a poor man is separated from his friend. (Proverbs 19:4)

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will not escape. (Proverbs 19:5)

Many will seek the favor of a generous man, And every man is a friend to him who gives gifts. (Proverbs 19:6)

All the brothers of a poor man hate him; How much more do his friends abandon him! He pursues them with words, but they are gone. (Proverbs 19:7)

He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; He who keeps understanding will find good. (Proverbs 19:8)

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will perish. (Proverbs 19:9)

Luxury is not fitting for a fool; Much less for a slave to rule over princes. (Proverbs 19:10)

A man's discretion makes him slow to anger, And it is his glory to overlook a transgression. (Proverbs 19:11)

The king's wrath is like the roaring of a lion, But his favor is like dew on the grass. (Proverbs 19:12)

A foolish son is destruction to his father, And the contentions of a wife are a constant dripping. (Proverbs 19:13)

House and wealth are an inheritance from fathers, But a prudent wife is from the LORD. (Proverbs 19:14)

Laziness casts into a deep sleep, And an idle man will suffer hunger. (Proverbs 19:15)

He who keeps the commandment keeps his soul, But he who is careless of conduct will die. (Proverbs 19:16)

One who is gracious to a poor man lends to the LORD, And He will repay him for his good deed. (Proverbs 19:17)

Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death. (Proverbs 19:18)

A man of great anger will bear the penalty, For if you rescue him, you will only have to do it again. (Proverbs 19:19)

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days. (Proverbs 19:20)

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand. (Proverbs 19:21)

What is desirable in a man is his kindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar. (Proverbs 19:22)

The fear of the LORD leads to life, So that one may sleep satisfied, untouched by evil. (Proverbs 19:23)

The sluggard buries his hand in the dish, But will not even bring it back to his mouth. (Proverbs 19:24)

Strike a scoffer and the naive may become shrewd, But reprove one who has understanding and he will gain knowledge. (Proverbs 19:25)

He who assaults his father and drives his mother away Is a shameful and disgraceful son. (Proverbs 19:26)

Cease listening, my son, to discipline, And you will stray from the words of knowledge. (Proverbs 19:27)

A rascally witness makes a mockery of justice, And the mouth of the wicked spreads iniquity. (Proverbs 19:28)

Judgments are prepared for scoffers, And blows for the back of fools. (Proverbs 19:29)


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