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Proverbs Topics

1. The Fear of the Lord

Knowledge and Wisdom

Proverbs 1:7 KJV 1900
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: But fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Proverbs 1:29 KJV 1900
For that they hated knowledge, And did not choose the fear of the Lord:
Proverbs 2:5 KJV 1900
Then shalt thou understand the fear of the Lord, And find the knowledge of God.

Life and Length of Days

pvrv 8:13
Proverbs 1:29 KJV 1900
For that they hated knowledge, And did not choose the fear of the Lord:
Proverbs 2:5 KJV 1900
Then shalt thou understand the fear of the Lord, And find the knowledge of God.
Proverbs 9:10 KJV 1900
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: And the knowledge of the holy is understanding.
Proverbs 10:27 KJV 1900
The fear of the Lord prolongeth days: But the years of the wicked shall be shortened.
Proverbs 14:2 KJV 1900
He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the Lord: But he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him.
Proverbs 14:26 KJV 1900
In the fear of the Lord is strong confidence: And his children shall have a place of refuge.
Proverbs 14:27 KJV 1900
The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life, To depart from the snares of death.
Proverbs 15:33 KJV 1900
The fear of the Lord is the instruction of wisdom; And before honour is humility.
Proverbs 16:6 KJV 1900
By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: And by the fear of the Lord men depart from evil.
Proverbs 19:23 KJV 1900
The fear of the Lord tendeth to life: And he that hath it shall abide satisfied; He shall not be visited with evil.
Proverbs 22:4 KJV 1900
By humility and the fear of the Lord Are riches, and honour, and life.
Proverbs 23:17 KJV 1900
Let not thine heart envy sinners: But be thou in the fear of the Lord all the day long.

2. Pride and humility

Proverbs 11:2 KJV 1900
When pride cometh, then cometh shame: But with the lowly is wisdom.
Proverbs 13:10 KJV 1900
Only by pride cometh contention: But with the well advised is wisdom.
Proverbs 14:3 KJV 1900
In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: But the lips of the wise shall preserve them.
Proverbs 16:18 KJV 1900
Pride goeth before destruction, And an haughty spirit before a fall.
Proverbs 18:12 KJV 1900
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, And before honour is humility.
Proverbs 22:4 KJV 1900
By humility and the fear of the Lord Are riches, and honour, and life.
Proverbs 29:23 KJV 1900
A man’s pride shall bring him low: But honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.

3. Parents and children

Proverbs 1:8 KJV 1900
My son, hear the instruction of thy father, And forsake not the law of thy mother:
Proverbs 1:9 KJV 1900
For they shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, And chains about thy neck.
Proverbs 1:10 KJV 1900
My son, if sinners entice thee, Consent thou not.
Proverbs 1:15 KJV 1900
My son, walk not thou in the way with them; Refrain thy foot from their path:
Proverbs 2:1 KJV 1900
My son, if thou wilt receive my words, And hide my commandments with thee;
Proverbs 3:1 KJV 1900
My son, forget not my law; But let thine heart keep my commandments:
Proverbs 3:2 KJV 1900
For length of days, and long life, And peace, shall they add to thee.
Proverbs 3:11 KJV 1900
My son, despise not the chastening of the Lord; Neither be weary of his correction:
Proverbs 3:12 KJV 1900
For whom the Lord loveth he correcteth; Even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.
Proverbs 4:1 KJV 1900
Hear, ye children, the instruction of a father, And attend to know understanding.
Proverbs 4:3 KJV 1900
For I was my father’s son, Tender and only beloved in the sight of my mother.
Proverbs 4:10 KJV 1900
Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; And the years of thy life shall be many.
Proverbs 4:20 KJV 1900
My son, attend to my words; Incline thine ear unto my sayings.
Proverbs 5:1 KJV 1900
My son, attend unto my wisdom, And bow thine ear to my understanding:
Proverbs 5:20 KJV 1900
And why wilt thou, my son, be ravished with a strange woman, And embrace the bosom of a stranger?
Proverbs 6:1 KJV 1900
My son, if thou be surety for thy friend, If thou hast stricken thy hand with a stranger,
Proverbs 6:3 KJV 1900
Do this now, my son, and deliver thyself, When thou art come into the hand of thy friend; Go, humble thyself, and make sure thy friend.
Proverbs 6:20 KJV 1900
My son, keep thy father’s commandment, And forsake not the law of thy mother:
Proverbs 7:1 KJV 1900
My son, keep my words, And lay up my commandments with thee.
Proverbs 7:24 KJV 1900
Hearken unto me now therefore, O ye children, And attend to the words of my mouth.
Proverbs 8:32 KJV 1900
Now therefore hearken unto me, O ye children: For blessed are they that keep my ways.
Proverbs 10:1 KJV 1900
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father: But a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Proverbs 10:5 KJV 1900
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: But he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
Proverbs 13:1 KJV 1900
A wise son heareth his father’s instruction: But a scorner heareth not rebuke.
Proverbs 13:22 KJV 1900
A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children’s children: And the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.
Proverbs 13:24 KJV 1900
He that spareth his rod hateth his son: But he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.
Proverbs 15:5 KJV 1900
A fool despiseth his father’s instruction: But he that regardeth reproof is prudent.
Proverbs 15:20 KJV 1900
A wise son maketh a glad father: But a foolish man despiseth his mother.
Proverbs 17:2 KJV 1900
A wise servant shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, And shall have part of the inheritance among the brethren.
Proverbs 17:6 KJV 1900
Children’s children are the crown of old men; And the glory of children are their fathers.
Proverbs 17:21 KJV 1900
He that begetteth a fool doeth it to his sorrow: And the father of a fool hath no joy.
Proverbs 19:13 KJV 1900
A foolish son is the calamity of his father: And the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping.
Proverbs 19:18 KJV 1900
Chasten thy son while there is hope, And let not thy soul spare for his crying.
Proverbs 19:26 KJV 1900
He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, Is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach.
Proverbs 19:27 KJV 1900
Cease, my son, to hear the instruction That causeth to err from the words of knowledge.
Proverbs 20:11 KJV 1900
Even a child is known by his doings, Whether his work be pure, and whether it be right.
Proverbs 20:20 KJV 1900
Whoso curseth his father or his mother, His lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.
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Proverbs 22:6 KJV 1900
Train up a child in the way he should go: And when he is old, he will not depart from it.
Proverbs 23:13 KJV 1900
Withhold not correction from the child: For if thou beatest him with the rod, he shall not die.
Proverbs 23:14 KJV 1900
Thou shalt beat him with the rod, And shalt deliver his soul from hell.
Proverbs 23:15 KJV 1900
My son, if thine heart be wise, My heart shall rejoice, even mine.
Proverbs 23:19 KJV 1900
Hear thou, my son, and be wise, And guide thine heart in the way.
prv 23”19
Proverbs 23:22 KJV 1900
Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, And despise not thy mother when she is old.
Proverbs 23:24 KJV 1900
The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: And he that begetteth a wise child shall have joy of him.
Proverbs 23:25 KJV 1900
Thy father and thy mother shall be glad, And she that bare thee shall rejoice.
Proverbs 23:26 KJV 1900
My son, give me thine heart, And let thine eyes observe my ways.
Proverbs 24:15 KJV 1900
Lay not wait, O wicked man, against the dwelling of the righteous; Spoil not his resting place:
Proverbs 24:21 KJV 1900
My son, fear thou the Lord and the king: And meddle not with them that are given to change:
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Proverbs 27:11 KJV 1900
My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, That I may answer him that reproacheth me.
Proverbs 28:7 KJV 1900
Whoso keepeth the law is a wise son: But he that is a companion of riotous men shameth his father.
Proverbs 28:24 KJV 1900
Whoso robbeth his father or his mother, And saith, It is no transgression; The same is the companion of a destroyer.
Proverbs 29:3 KJV 1900
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: But he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.
Proverbs 29:15 KJV 1900
The rod and reproof give wisdom: But a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
prv
Proverbs 29:17 KJV 1900
Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; Yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.
Proverbs 29:21 KJV 1900
He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child Shall have him become his son at the length.
Proverbs 30:11 KJV 1900
There is a generation that curseth their father, And doth not bless their mother.
Proverbs 30:17 KJV 1900
The eye that mocketh at his father, And despiseth to obey his mother, The ravens of the valley shall pick it out, And the young eagles shall eat it.

4. Friends

Proverbs 6:3 KJV 1900
Do this now, my son, and deliver thyself, When thou art come into the hand of thy friend; Go, humble thyself, and make sure thy friend.
Proverbs 14:20 KJV 1900
The poor is hated even of his own neighbour: But the rich hath many friends.
Proverbs 16:28 KJV 1900
A froward man soweth strife: And a whisperer separateth chief friends.
Proverbs 17:9 KJV 1900
He that covereth a transgression seeketh love; But he that repeateth a matter separateth very friends.
Proverbs 17:17 KJV 1900
A friend loveth at all times, And a brother is born for adversity.
Proverbs 17:18 KJV 1900
A man void of understanding striketh hands, And becometh surety in the presence of his friend.
Proverbs 18:24 KJV 1900
A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: And there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.
Proverbs 19:6 KJV 1900
Many will intreat the favour of the prince: And every man is a friend to him that giveth gifts.
Proverbs 22:11 KJV 1900
He that loveth pureness of heart, For the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.
Proverbs 22:15 KJV 1900
Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; But the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
Proverbs 22:24 KJV 1900
Make no friendship with an angry man; And with a furious man thou shalt not go:
Proverbs 27:6 KJV 1900
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; But the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.
Proverbs 27:9 KJV 1900
Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: So doth the sweetness of a man’s friend by hearty counsel.
Proverbs 27:10 KJV 1900
Thine own friend, and thy father’s friend, forsake not; Neither go into thy brother’s house in the day of thy calamity: For better is a neighbour that is near than a brother far off.
Proverbs 27:14 KJV 1900
He that blesseth his friend with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, It shall be counted a curse to him.
Proverbs 27:17 KJV 1900
Iron sharpeneth iron; So a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.

5. The fool and the wise

Proverbs 1:5 KJV 1900
A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; And a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:
Proverbs 1:6 KJV 1900
To understand a proverb, and the interpretation; The words of the wise, and their dark sayings.
Proverbs 1:32 KJV 1900
For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, And the prosperity of fools shall destroy them.
prv 3:
Proverbs 3:7 KJV 1900
Be not wise in thine own eyes: Fear the Lord, and depart from evil.
Proverbs 3:35 KJV 1900
The wise shall inherit glory: But shame shall be the promotion of fools.
Proverbs 8:5 KJV 1900
O ye simple, understand wisdom: And, ye fools, be ye of an understanding heart.
Proverbs 8:33 KJV 1900
Hear instruction, and be wise, And refuse it not.
prv
Proverbs 9:6 KJV 1900
Forsake the foolish, and live; And go in the way of understanding.
Proverbs 9:8 KJV 1900
Reprove not a scorner, lest he hate thee: Rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee.
Proverbs 9:9 KJV 1900
Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: Teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.
Proverbs 9:12 KJV 1900
If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself: But if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.
Proverbs 9:13 KJV 1900
A foolish woman is clamorous: She is simple, and knoweth nothing.
Proverbs 10:1 KJV 1900
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father: But a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Proverbs 1:5 KJV 1900
A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; And a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:
Proverbs 10:8 KJV 1900
The wise in heart will receive commandments: But a prating fool shall fall.
Proverbs 10:14 KJV 1900
Wise men lay up knowledge: But the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.
Proverbs 10:18 KJV 1900
He that hideth hatred with lying lips, And he that uttereth a slander, is a fool.
Proverbs 10:19 KJV 1900
In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: But he that refraineth his lips is wise.
Proverbs 11:29 KJV 1900
He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: And the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.
Proverbs 11:30 KJV 1900
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; And he that winneth souls is wise.
Proverbs 12:15 KJV 1900
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: But he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.
Proverbs 12:16 KJV 1900
A fool’s wrath is presently known: But a prudent man covereth shame.
Proverbs 12:23 KJV 1900
A prudent man concealeth knowledge: But the heart of fools proclaimeth foolishness.
Proverbs 13:1 KJV 1900
A wise son heareth his father’s instruction: But a scorner heareth not rebuke.
Proverbs 13:19 KJV 1900
The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: But it is abomination to fools to depart from evil.
Proverbs 13:20 KJV 1900
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: But a companion of fools shall be destroyed.
Proverbs 14:1 KJV 1900
Every wise woman buildeth her house: But the foolish plucketh it down with her hands.
Proverbs 14:3 KJV 1900
In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: But the lips of the wise shall preserve them.
Proverbs 14:2 KJV 1900
He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the Lord: But he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him.
Proverbs 14:7 KJV 1900
Go from the presence of a foolish man, When thou perceivest not in him the lips of knowledge.
Proverbs 14:8 KJV 1900
The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: But the folly of fools is deceit.
Proverbs 14:9 KJV 1900
Fools make a mock at sin: But among the righteous there is favour.
Proverbs 14:16 KJV 1900
A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil: But the fool rageth, and is confident.
Proverbs 14:24 KJV 1900
The crown of the wise is their riches: But the foolishness of fools is folly.
Proverbs 14:33 KJV 1900
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: But that which is in the midst of fools is made known.
Proverbs 15:2 KJV 1900
The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: But the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.
Proverbs 15:5 KJV 1900
A fool despiseth his father’s instruction: But he that regardeth reproof is prudent.
Proverbs 15:7 KJV 1900
The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: But the heart of the foolish doeth not so.
prv 15:5:
Proverbs 15:12 KJV 1900
A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him: Neither will he go unto the wise.
Proverbs 15:14 KJV 1900
The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: But the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness.
Proverbs 15:20 KJV 1900
A wise son maketh a glad father: But a foolish man despiseth his mother.
Proverbs 15:24 KJV 1900
The way of life is above to the wise, That he may depart from hell beneath.
Proverbs 16:21 KJV 1900
The wise in heart shall be called prudent: And the sweetness of the lips increaseth learning.
Proverbs 16:22 KJV 1900
Understanding is a wellspring of life unto him that hath it: But the instruction of fools is folly.
Proverbs 16:23 KJV 1900
The heart of the wise teacheth his mouth, And addeth learning to his lips.
Proverbs 17:2 KJV 1900
A wise servant shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, And shall have part of the inheritance among the brethren.
Proverbs 17:7 KJV 1900
Excellent speech becometh not a fool: Much less do lying lips a prince.
prv 17
Proverbs 17:10 KJV 1900
A reproof entereth more into a wise man Than an hundred stripes into a fool.
Proverbs 17:12 KJV 1900
Let a bear robbed of her whelps meet a man, Rather than a fool in his folly.
Proverbs 17:16 KJV 1900
Wherefore is there a price in the hand of a fool To get wisdom, seeing he hath no heart to it?
Proverbs 12:16 KJV 1900
A fool’s wrath is presently known: But a prudent man covereth shame.
Proverbs 17:21 KJV 1900
He that begetteth a fool doeth it to his sorrow: And the father of a fool hath no joy.
prv 17:
Proverbs 17:24 KJV 1900
Wisdom is before him that hath understanding; But the eyes of a fool are in the ends of the earth.
Proverbs 17:25 KJV 1900
A foolish son is a grief to his father, And bitterness to her that bare him.
Proverbs 17:28 KJV 1900
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: And he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding.
Proverbs 18:2 KJV 1900
A fool hath no delight in understanding, But that his heart may discover itself.
Proverbs 18:6 KJV 1900
A fool’s lips enter into contention, And his mouth calleth for strokes.
Proverbs 18:7 KJV 1900
A fool’s mouth is his destruction, And his lips are the snare of his soul.
prv
Proverbs 18:15 KJV 1900
The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; And the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.
Proverbs 19:1 KJV 1900
Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, Than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool.
Proverbs 19:10 KJV 1900
Delight is not seemly for a fool; Much less for a servant to have rule over princes.
Proverbs 19:20 KJV 1900
Hear counsel, and receive instruction, That thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
Proverbs 19:29 KJV 1900
Judgments are prepared for scorners, And stripes for the back of fools.
Proverbs 20:1 KJV 1900
Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: And whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.
Proverbs 20:3 KJV 1900
It is an honour for a man to cease from strife: But every fool will be meddling.
Proverbs 21:20 KJV 1900
There is treasure to be desired and oil in the dwelling of the wise; But a foolish man spendeth it up.
Proverbs 21:22 KJV 1900
A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, And casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof.
Proverbs 22:17 KJV 1900
Bow down thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, And apply thine heart unto my knowledge.
Proverbs 23:9 KJV 1900
Speak not in the ears of a fool: For he will despise the wisdom of thy words.
Proverbs 23:15 KJV 1900
My son, if thine heart be wise, My heart shall rejoice, even mine.
Proverbs 23:19 KJV 1900
Hear thou, my son, and be wise, And guide thine heart in the way.
Proverbs 24:5 KJV 1900
A wise man is strong; Yea, a man of knowledge increaseth strength.
Proverbs 24:7 KJV 1900
Wisdom is too high for a fool: He openeth not his mouth in the gate.
Proverbs 26:1 KJV 1900
As snow in summer, and as rain in harvest, So honour is not seemly for a fool.
Proverbs 26:3 KJV 1900
A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, And a rod for the fool’s back.
Proverbs 26:4 KJV 1900
Answer not a fool according to his folly, Lest thou also be like unto him.
Proverbs 26:5 KJV 1900
Answer a fool according to his folly, Lest he be wise in his own conceit.
Proverbs 26:6 KJV 1900
He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool Cutteth off the feet, and drinketh damage.
Proverbs 26:8 KJV 1900
As he that bindeth a stone in a sling, So is he that giveth honour to a fool.
Proverbs 26:9 KJV 1900
As a thorn goeth up into the hand of a drunkard, So is a parable in the mouth of fools.
Proverbs 26:10 KJV 1900
The great God that formed all things Both rewardeth the fool, and rewardeth transgressors.
Proverbs 26:12 KJV 1900
Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? There is more hope of a fool than of him.
prv
Proverbs 27:3 KJV 1900
A stone is heavy, and the sand weighty; But a fool’s wrath is heavier than them both.
Proverbs 27:11 KJV 1900
My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, That I may answer him that reproacheth me.
Proverbs 27:22 KJV 1900
Though thou shouldest bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, Yet will not his foolishness depart from him.
Proverbs 28:7 KJV 1900
Whoso keepeth the law is a wise son: But he that is a companion of riotous men shameth his father.
Proverbs 28:26 KJV 1900
He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: But whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
Proverbs 29:8 KJV 1900
Scornful men bring a city into a snare: But wise men turn away wrath.
Proverbs 29:11 KJV 1900
A fool uttereth all his mind: But a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards.
Proverbs 29:20 KJV 1900
Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? There is more hope of a fool than of him.

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