Day 100: Proverbs 12-18

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Proverbs 12:

  • "Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid."
  • "An excellent wife is the crown of her husband, but she who brings shame is like rottenness in his bones."
  • "There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing."
  • "One who is righteous is a guise to his neighbor, but the wicked leads them astray."
  • "In the path of righteousness is life, and in its pathway there is no death."

Psalm 13:

  • "A wise man hears his father’s instruction, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke."
  • "Whoever despises the word brings destruction on himself, but he who reveres the commandment will be rewarded."
  • "Whoever spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is diligent to discipline him."

Psalm 14:

  • "Whoever walks in the uprightness fears the Lord, but he who is devious in his ways despises him."
  • "The house of the wicked will be destroyed, but the tent of the upright will flourish."
  • "Whoever despises his neighbor is a sinner, but blessed is he who is generous to the poor."
  • "Whoever oppresses a poor man insults his Maker, but he who is generous to the needy honors Him."

Psalm 15:

  • "The eyes of the Lord are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good."
  • "A fool despises his father’s instruction, but whoever heeds reproof is prudent."
  • "The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord, but the prayer of the upright is acceptable to Him."
  • "The way of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord, but He loves him who pursues righteousness."
  • "The thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the Lord, but gracious words are pure."
  • "The fear of the Lord is instruction in wisdom, and humility comes before honor."

Psalm 16:

  • "The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is form the Lord."
  • "All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the Lord weighs the spirit."
  • "The Lord has made everything for its purpose, even the wicked for the day of trouble."
  • "When a man’s ways please the Lord, he makes even his enemies at peace with him."
  • "How much better to get wisdom than gold!  To get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver."
  • "Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord."
  • "The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the Lord."

Psalm 17:

  • "Whoever mocks the poor insults his Maker; he who is glad at calamity will not go unpunished."
  • "Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the glory of children is their fathers."
  • "If anyone returns evil for good, evil will not depart from his house."
  • "A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity."

Psalm 18:

  • "A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion."
  • "The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and is safe."
  • "He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord."
  • "A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother."