Verse The Good The Bad
:1 A soft answer turns away wrath grievous words stir up anger.
:2 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly but the mouth of fools pours out foolishness.
:3 The eyes of Jehovah are in every place
beholding the good. beholding the evil
:4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life but crookedness in it is a break in the spirit.
:5 he who listens to correction is wise. A fool despises his father's instruction
:6 In the house of the righteous is much treasure the gain of the wicked is trouble.
:7 The lips of the righteous send forth knowledge the heart of the foolish is not so.
:8 the prayer of the upright is His delight. The sacrifice of the wicked is a hateful thing to Jehovah
:9 He loves him who pursues righteousness. The way of the wicked is hateful to
:10 Correction is grievous to him who forsakes the way; he who hates reproof shall die.
:11 Hell and destruction are before Jehovah; even more the hearts of the sons of men.
:12 A scorner does not love one who corrects him, nor will he go to the wise.
:13 A merry heart makes a cheerful face by sorrow of heart the spirit is broken.
:14 The heart of him who has understanding seeks the mouth of fools feeds on foolishness.
:15 gladness of heart is a continual feast. All the days of the afflicted are evil
:16 Better is a little with the fear of Jehovah than great treasure and tumult (trouble) with it.
:17 Better is a dinner of vegetables where love is than a stalled ox and hatred with it.
:18 one slow to anger calms fighting. A wrathful man stirs up fighting
:19 the way of the righteous is made plain. The way of the lazy one is like a hedge of thorns
:20 A wise son makes a glad father a foolish man despises his mother.
:21 a man of understanding walks uprightly. Folly is joy to him who is without any wisdom
:22 by many wise men they are established. Without wisdom, purposes are defeated
:23 A man has joy by the answer of his mouth,
and a word in due season, how good it is!
:24 The way of life is above to the wise,
so that he may turn away from hell below.
:25 Jehovah will set up the border of the widow. Jehovah will destroy the house of the proud
:26 the words of the pure are pleasant words. The thoughts of the wicked are very hateful to Jehovah
:27 he who hates bribes shall live. He who is greedy for gain troubles his own house
:28 The heart of the righteous studies to answer the mouth of the wicked pours out evil things.
:29 Jehovah hears the prayer of the righteous. Jehovah is far from the wicked
:30 The light of the eyes rejoices the heart;
a good report makes the bones fat.
:31 The ear that hears the reproof of life shall remain
among the wise.
:32 he who hears reproof gets understanding. He who refuses instruction despises his own soul
:33 The fear of Jehovah is the instruction of wisdom,
and before honor is humility.
Upon which side do we expend most of our actions.