Solomon's Proverb Commentary
Wisdom and success are only a couple clicks away. What are you waiting for? The God of heaven inspired the wisest and richest king to compose witty sayings full of advice for you to prosper in every part of your life. Nothing is off-limits in this fabulous book of the Bible. The commentary is practical, hard-hitting, current, and spiritual. There is not a better one anywhere.
What could the wisest man on earth charge to perfectly answer all your problems and questions? $500 an hour? $5,000 an hour? But God's inspired wisdom from King Solomon's life is free! You can be wiser starting today. Your success is limited only by your effort! Go for it!
Ever roll your eyes at your parents? The Almighty God was offended! Stay away from birds, especially big scavenger birds of prey! God condemns even facial disrespect of parents. He hates the irreverent looks, gestures, and attitudes toward parents that are common today. Learn to honor the first authority in your life.
Beauty is not much, if the woman with it does not know how to act. It is hard to appreciate a nose ring on a stinking, grunting, and hairy pig! Such is an attractive woman without the personal graces to be pleasant company. An average looking woman without discretion is just the sow without the nose ring!
Ants are great teachers. They can help you succeed professionally more than your academic or technical education. Ants are diligent and prudent: diligent by working hard without coercion, and prudent by saving part of all production. You need to learn these two basic rules for success to amount to anything in life.
Does size matter? No. Contentment and excitement with your wife are choices. Solomon warned his son to make three important choices – cherish his wife tenderly, focus on her body and sexuality only, and let her affection and devotion consume him. This inspired proverb can help any man have a great marriage.
Can seventeen words answer the world's hardest four questions? Yes, in this proverb! Here are the final and true answers to four of life's greatest questions: What is the origin of things? Why do they exist? Who is the true God? And why does evil exist? This single sentence is worth the weight of your house in gold!
Can ten words give a rule for success for women and one for men? Yes. One rule will make any woman delightful, and the other will help men keep their money. If we rank proverbs by brevity, wisdom, and value, this is one of the best. Delight in these ten words and the wisdom they give both women and men.
Throwing money around can help you get ahead. No business school in America is advanced enough to teach this law of economics. Not Harvard. Not Stanford. This proverb is a financial secret from God for His people. Giving to the right causes will increase your net worth, while hoarding will lead to poverty.
Wives can be chosen three ways. Two give horrible results, but one is foolproof! Young man, guarantee a great marriage. Ignore beauty. Question favors. Marry a woman who fears the LORD, and she will treat you like God intended Eve to treat Adam. The marriage advice here will save you a life in marital hell.
We recommend reading one chapter of Proverbs each day corresponding to the day of the month. You will read the book twelve times a year this way, and have a daily reminder of wisdom for your life. Each verse contains a link to the commentary to help you understand what you are reading.