Go Home
The BIBLE       Definitions       Images       Topics       Versions    
stitch border
stitch border
previous chapter
next chapter

Proverbs 13


Contrast the Upright and the Wicked

Proverbs 13:1   A wise son accepts his father's discipline, But a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.
Proverbs 13:2   From the fruit of a man's mouth he enjoys good, But the desire of the treacherous is violence.
Proverbs 13:3   The one who guards his mouth preserves his life; The one who opens wide his lips comes to ruin.
Proverbs 13:4   The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, But the soul of the diligent is made fat.
Proverbs 13:5   A righteous man hates falsehood, But a wicked man acts disgustingly and shamefully.
Proverbs 13:6   Righteousness guards the one whose way is blameless, But wickedness subverts the sinner.
Proverbs 13:7   There is one who pretends to be rich, but has nothing; Another pretends to be poor, but has great wealth.
Proverbs 13:8   The ransom of a man's life is his wealth, But the poor hears no rebuke.
Proverbs 13:9   The light of the righteous rejoices, But the lamp of the wicked goes out.
Proverbs 13:10   Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.
Proverbs 13:11   Wealth obtained by fraud dwindles, But the one who gathers by labor increases it.
Proverbs 13:12   Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But desire fulfilled is a tree of life.
Proverbs 13:13   The one who despises the word will be in debt to it, But the one who fears the commandment will be rewarded.
Proverbs 13:14   The teaching of the wise is a fountain of life, To turn aside from the snares of death.
Proverbs 13:15   Good understanding produces favor, But the way of the treacherous is hard.
Proverbs 13:16   Every prudent man acts with knowledge, But a fool displays folly.
Proverbs 13:17   A wicked messenger falls into adversity, But a faithful envoy brings healing.
Proverbs 13:18   Poverty and shame will come to him who neglects discipline, But he who regards reproof will be honored.
Proverbs 13:19   Desire realized is sweet to the soul, But it is an abomination to fools to turn away from evil.
Proverbs 13:20   He who walks with wise men will be wise, But the companion of fools will suffer harm.
Proverbs 13:21   Adversity pursues sinners, But the righteous will be rewarded with prosperity.
Proverbs 13:22   A good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children, And the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous.
Proverbs 13:23   Abundant food is in the fallow ground of the poor, But it is swept away by injustice.
Proverbs 13:24   He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.
Proverbs 13:25   The righteous has enough to satisfy his appetite, But the stomach of the wicked is in need.
previous chapter
top pagespacernext chapter
stitch border
stitch border


  Easter Egg





BIBLEing.com - reDISCOVER the Holy Bible!

The American Standard Version Bible, Chinese Union Version Bible, King James Version Bible, Easton's Bible Dictionary, Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names, The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia and Smith's Bible Dictionary are Public Domain and may be freely used and distributed. The New American Standard Bible Copyright (c) 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved http://www.lockman.org. The "NASB," "NAS," "New American Standard Bible," and "New American Standard" trademarks are registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by The Lockman Foundation. Use of these trademarks requires the permission of The Lockman Foundation. For Permission To Quote information visit www.lockman.org.  All trademarks and tradenames are the sole property of their respective owners. Not responsible for typographical errors. (c) Copyright 2012 - 2013 BIBLEing.com. All rights reserved.