Proverbs Chapter 13: Wisdom of God from the Bible! Answers to Life's Questions!

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Chapter 13

1.A wise son heareth his father's instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke. Proverbs 13:1
2.A man shall eat good by the fruit of his mouth: but the soul of the transgressors shall eat violence. Proverbs 13:2
3.He that keepeth his mouth keepeth his life: but he that openeth wide his lips shall have destruction. Proverbs 13:3
4.The soul of the sluggard desireth, and hath nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat. Proverbs 13:4
5.A righteous man hateth lying: but a wicked man is loathsome, and cometh to shame. Proverbs 13:5
6.Righteousness keepeth him that is upright in the way: but wickedness overthroweth the sinner. Proverbs 13:6
7.There is that maketh himself rich, yet hath nothing: there is that maketh himself poor, yet hath great riches. Proverbs 13:7
8.The ransom of a man's life are his riches: but the poor heareth not rebuke. Proverbs 13:8
9.The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out. Proverbs 13:9
10.Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom. Proverbs 13:10
11.Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathereth by labour shall increase. Proverbs 13:11
12.Hope deferred maketh the heart sick: but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12
13.Whoso despiseth the word shall be destroyed: but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded. Proverbs 13:13
14.The law of the wise is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death. Proverbs 13:14
15.Good understanding giveth favour: but the way of transgressors is hard. Proverbs 13:15
16.Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open his folly. Proverbs 13:16
17.A wicked messenger falleth into mischief: but a faithful ambassador is health. Proverbs 13:17
18.Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured. Proverbs 13:18
19.The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil. Proverbs 13:19
20.He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed. Proverbs 13:20
21.Evil pursueth sinners: but to the righteous good shall be repayed. Proverbs 13:21
22.A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children: and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just. Proverbs 13:22
23.Much food is in the tillage of the poor: but there is that is destroyed for want of judgment. Proverbs 13:23
24.He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes. Proverbs 13:24
25.The righteous eateth to the satisfying of his soul: but the belly of the wicked shall want. Proverbs 13:25