Proverbs Chapter 29: Wisdom of God from the Bible! Answers to Life's Questions!

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Chapter 29

1.He, that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy. Proverbs 29:1
2.When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn. Proverbs 29:2
3.Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance. Proverbs 29:3
4.The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it. Proverbs 29:4
5.A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet. Proverbs 29:5
6.In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare: but the righteous doth sing and rejoice. Proverbs 29:6
7.The righteous considereth the cause of the poor: but the wicked regardeth not to know it. Proverbs 29:7
8.Scornful men bring a city into a snare: but wise men turn away wrath. Proverbs 29:8
9.If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he rage or laugh, there is no rest. Proverbs 29:9
10.The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul. Proverbs 29:10
11.A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards. Proverbs 29:11
12.If a ruler hearken to lies, all his servants are wicked. Proverbs 29:12
13.The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes. Proverbs 29:13
14.The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne shall be established for ever. Proverbs 29:14
15.The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame. Proverbs 29:15
16.When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall. Proverbs 29:16
17.Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul. Proverbs 29:17
18.Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he. Proverbs 29:18
19.A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he understand he will not answer. Proverbs 29:19
20.Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him. Proverbs 29:20
21.He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child shall have him become his son at the length. Proverbs 29:21
22.An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression. Proverbs 29:22
23.A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit. Proverbs 29:23
24.Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul: he heareth cursing, and bewrayeth it not. Proverbs 29:24
25.The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe. Proverbs 29:25
26.Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD. Proverbs 29:26
27.An unjust man is an abomination to the just: and he that is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked. Proverbs 29:27