The roverbs of Solomon the son of Daviding of Israel: to understand a and the
interpretation, the words of the wise and the dark . The fear of the
is the beginning of ut fools despise wisdom and instruction.
My son, hear thy , and forsake not the law of thy mother for th shall b grace
unto thy head, and chain about thy neck. My son, sinners wait for blood, lurk privily for the innocent
without causeet us swallow them up the and whole, as
those that go down the pit we shall find fill our houses
with ast in thy lot among us, have one purse
son, walk not thou with them rerain thy foot from their or their feet run to evil and
hast to shed blood.
Wisdom crieth without her voice in the streets. She the scorners delight in scorning, and , I have
stretched out my hand and no man , but all my your destruction, when cometh upon you.
Then shall they call upon me, but I will not they shall seek me early, but they shall not find
me because they hated knowledge, and not fear of the my
counsel, and despised my herefore shall they eat the fruit of their own way, and be
filled with their own or the turning away of the shall slay them, and the
prosperity of fools shall ut hearkeneth unto me shall dwell
safely, and have fear of evil.
My son, if thou wilt receive my words and my commandments thee, that
thine ear unto wisdom apply thine heart to understanding if thou criest
after knowledgef thou seekest her as and for her
as for treasure then shalt thou understand the fear of the , and find the knowledge of God.
For the giveth wisdom out of is mouth cometh knowledge and understanding. He
the righteous a them that walk He keepeth
, and preserveth the way of is saints. Then shalt thou understand
righteousness judgment and equity, every good path. wisdom into thine heart,
and knowledge shall preserve thee, and understanding shall keep
thee from the evil from mn that speaketh
things walk in the
ways of darkness rejoice evil and delight in wickedhose ways are
crooked from the strange woman, from words, forsaketh the of her youth, and the
covenant of her Godor her house inclineth unto death, and her paths that
go unto her again, neither take they hold of the of life. Th thou mayest walk in
the way of good men and keep the paths of the righteous. For the shall dwell
in the land, and the shall remain in it but the shall be rooted out of it.
y son, forget not my law, but thine heart keep my commandments bind them about thy neck, write them upon the table of thine heart. So shalt thou
find favor and good understanding in the sight of God and mn.rust in the with all
thine heart, and Be not wise in thine own fear the and
depart from evil shall thy and thy bones.
Honor the with thy substance and with the of all thine increase:o shall thy barns
be filled with , and thy presses shall with new wine. My son, despise not
the chastening of the even as a father son is that findeth
wisdom and understanding for the of it is better than of silver,
and the than gold. is more precious , and all the things
thou canst desire are not to be compared her. her right hand, and
her left hand riches and honor. Her ways are , and her paths are . She is
a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her, and
understanding hath e
the heavensis the up, and the clouds drop down the
dew. My son, let not these depart from thine eyes keep and o
be life unto thy soul, and grace thy . Then shalt thou walk in thy way, and thy
foot shall not stumble thou thou shalt not be afraid, and sleep
sweet. not afraid of sudden fear, neither the
Say not unto thy neighborGo and come again, tomorrow I will give thou
hast thy neighbor, seeing he done thee no harm. not ,
and choose none of his ways The curse of the is the house of the , but e blesseth the grace unto the
lowly. The wise shall
ye children, the taught me alsoLet
thine heart my words keep my commandments and live. Get wisdom, get understanding forget not the words of my mouth. Forsake her
not, and she shall preserve thee love her, and she shall keep thee. get understanding. her and she shall promote thee she shall bring thee
a crown of glory. Hear, my son, and
receive my , the years of thy life be many. I thee the way of wisdom and when thou runnest, thou shalt not fast , let
her not go keep her for she is thy life. not in the path of the , and not in the
way of For they eat the bread of wickedness, and drink the wine of unto the
perfect day.he way of the is as
incline thine ear unto my sayings. Let them not depart from thine
eyes, keep them in the midst of thine heartor they are life unto those that find them
and health all their . Keep heart with all diligence, for of it are the of life. Put away from thee a mouth, and lips far from thee.2 Let thine eyes right, and let
thine eyelids look straight before thee. Ponder the path of thy feet, all thy ways be .
Turn not to the right hand nor to the left thy foot from evil.
unto my wisdom and bow thine ear to my that thou mayest regard
, and that thy lips may keep . For the lips of a
honeycomb, and her is than oilut is as bitter as wormwood, sharp as a sword. Her feet go down death her steps hell. the path of life, her ways, that thou canst not know them.
Hear me therefore, O and depart not from the words of my mouth. thy way far
from her, and come not nigh the door of her house thou give thine honor unto ,
and thy years the cruel be filled with thy and thy labors my heart despise not
the voice of my teachers, in the midst of the congregation. Drink out of thine own rivers of water in the streetset them be only thine own, and not
strangers with thee.
be blessed, and with the wife of thy youth. the and o let her breasts satisfy thee, and embrace the bosom of ? For
ways are the of the , and e pondereth all
My son, if thou be surety for thy , thou hast thy hand with
from the hand, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler. to the ant thou sluggardonsider her ways and be wise and gathereth her food in the harvest. How long wilt
thou sleep, ? When wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?
person, a wicked man with a froward mouth he winketh with his eyes, he with his
feet, he with his fingers frowardness in his heart, discord. Therefore shall his come suddenly shall he be broken
tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that
wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, a false witness that
lies, and soweth discord among brethren. My son, keep thy fathers commandment,
and forsake not the law of thy mother. them thine heart, and them about
thy neck. when
thou awakest, talk the. For the commandment is a , and the law light and the way of life keep thee from the evil woman, tongue of ust not after her beauty in thine heart,
will hunt for th precious life. Can a man take fire his bosom, and his clothes not be burn?an one go upon hot coals, and his feet not be goeth in to his neighbors
wife toucheth her shall not be . Men do not despise a thief to
satisfy his soul when he is hungry But if he be But whoso committeth with
My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments thee. Keep my commandments and my
law as the apple of thine eye. Bind them upon thy fingers write them
the table of thine heart. Say unto wisdomThou art my sister, and call understanding thy
kinswomanhat may keep thee from the strange woman, from the harlot words. the window of my house I looked through in the twilight the evening,
and dark. And behold, there met him a woman , now in the
streets and in every corner.) caught kissed him, and forth to meet
thee, thy face, and I have found thee. I have decked my bed with coverings
bag of money with him
to the slaughter the words of my mouth. Let not thine heart her ways is the way to hell,
down the chambers of death.
Doth not wisdom cry understanding put forth her voice? the high
places, for I will speak of , and my lips thingsor my
mouth shall truth, and my lips. All the words of my mouth are
righteousness there is froward . They are all plain to , and right to them that find knowledge. Receive my all
the things that desire are not to be compared it.
I wisdom fear
understanding, I have strength. judges of the earth. I that love me, and that seek me early shall find me. Riches and honor are with me, ye and righteousness. My fruit is better than gold, , and than silver. I in the way of righteousness, in the of judgment
I may those that love me to the beginning of is way,is works . I from everlasting, from the beginning, or ever the earth was. When there were the mountains
were , before hills was I the heavens, I was when e set the
when e the clouds above when e the of the deephen e the sea that the waters should not hen
e the foundations of the earth
unto me, O ye children, for blessed are they that keep my ways. be wise, and refuse it not. Blessed is the man that heareth me, watching daily at
my gates, at the posts of my doors. For whoso findeth me findeth life, and
shall obtain favor of the . But against me his own soulll they
that hate me death.
Wisdom hath house hewn out seven pillars She hath killed her she hath mingled her wine She
hath sent forth her maidens the highest place of the city: Whoso is , let him
hither go in the
way of understanding. reproveth a getteth himself and he that
rebuketh himself. Reprove not a scorner, lest he
rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee. Give a man, and he will be
wiser teach a man, and he will increase. The fear of the is the beginning of
wisdom, and the knowledge of holy is understanding. For me thy days shall be
, and the years of thy life shall be . If thou be wise
are sweet, and there, and that her guests hell.
A wise son maketh a glad father, but a son is the heaviness of his mother.
Treasures profit nothing, but righteousness delivereth from death.
The will not the soul of the righteous
gathereth in summer is wise but he that in harvest
, but the name of the shall
He that winketh with
The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life, but the mouth of the
stirreth up strife, but love covereth sins.
the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom, but rod the
back of th
Wise men lay up knowledge, but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.
the way of life but he that refuseth
his lips is .
tongue is a the heart of the is worth.
The lips of the righteous feed , but fools
shall come upon but the righteous shall
but the righteous
so is the to them that
The fear of the , but the years of the shall be shortened.
The of the righteous shall be gladness, but the of the shall
The way of the
The righteous shall never be , but the shall not the .
The mouth of the just wisdom, but the froward shall .
The lips of the righteous i acceptable, but the mouth of the .
A false balance is an abomination to the , but a
not in the day of , but righteousness delivereth from death.
The righteousness of the his way, but the shall fall by his own
The righteousness of the shall deliver them, but the shall be taken in their own
When a man dieth, his
delivered out of trouble, and the come in his stead.
mouth his neighbor, but through knowledge shall the
just be delivered.
When it goeth well with the righteous, the city and when the perish, there is
his neighbor, but a
, but he that is of a faithful
He that is surety for a stranger he that suretyship is sure.
A gracious woman
righteousness shall a sure
s righteousness life
but the seed of the righteous
shall be .
is a of gold in a
and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.
head of him that selleth it.
mischief, it shall
He that trusteth in his riches shall fall, but the righteous shall flourish as
, and the fool
shall be servant to the wise.
The fruit of the righteous is tree of life a winneth souls.
the righteous be recompensed earth much more
but he that hateth
, but the root of the righteous shall not be moved.
A woman is a crown her husband but she that is in his bones.
The thoughts of the righteous are right, but the
wait for blood, but the mouth of the shall
he overthrown but the house of the
righteous shall stand.
A man shall be commended his wisdom, but a shall be despised.
A righteous man the life of his , but the cruel.
He that tilleth his land shall bread but he that followeth
, but the root of the righteous
, but the just shall
out of .
man good the of his mouth, and
but a false witness
that imagine evil, but the counselors of peace joy.
There shall no happen to the just, but the shall be filled with .
lips, but they that
shall be under tribute.
Heaviness the heart of man, but a good word maketh it glad.
The righteous is his neighbor, but the way of the
In the way of righteousness
the fruit of his mouth, but
keepeth his life but
but the soul of the diligent shall
A righteous man , but .
Righteousness keepeth th in the way, but
The light of the righteous , but the of the shall be put out.
, it is a tree
Whoso despiseth the ord but he that feareth the commandment shall .
The law of the wise, him from the snares of death.
Good understanding giveth favor, but the way of
mischief, but a faithful ambassador is
overty and shame
a companion of fools shall
of the sinner is lad up for
food is in the
He that spareth his rod hateth his son but loveth him him in .
The righteous eateth, but the belly of the .
wise woman her house, but foolish plucketh it down
mouth of the foolish is of , but the lips of the wise .
Where no oxen are, the crib is but the .
A faithful witness will , but a false will lie.
A seeketh wisdom and findeth it not but knowledge is easy unto him
his way, but the
among the righteous.
shall be overthrown, but the tabernacle of the shall flourish.
There is a way which right, but the end thereof death.
heart is sorrowful, and the end of mirth is heaviness.
shall be filled with his own ways, a good man
looketh well to his going.
A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil, but fool
are crowned with knowledge.
The evil bow before the good, the at the of the
The poor is hated even his own neighbor, but the rich hath many friends.
despiseth his neighbor
witness delivereth souls, but a
The fear of the
the snares of death.
heart is the life of the
, but the righteous hath hope in death.
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding,
The eyes of the every place, the and the .
A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, but a .
A fool despiseth his fathers , but he that .
In the house of the righteous
knowledge, but the heart of the foolish doeth not so.
he sacrifice of the , but the prayer of the is .
The way of the is an abomination unto the , but
that forsaketh the
how much more then the hearts of men?
A loveth not one that him, neither will he the wise.
A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance, but
knowledge, but the mouth of fools foolishness.
All the days of the are , but a heart a continual feast.
Better is little with the fear of the than great treasure
man stirreth up strife, but he that is .
The way of slothful is of thorns, but the of the righteous is .
A wise son maketh a glad father, but a his mother.
a word spoken in due season
the house of the proud, but e
his own house, but
is far from the , but e heareth the prayer of the righteous.
He that refuseth despiseth his own soul but he that
The fear of the is the of wisdom, and
the answer of the tongue from the
Commit thy works unto the , and shall .
The all things for , the for the day of
ways please the , e maketh his enemies to be .
Better is a little with righteousness, than great
is in the lips of the king his mouth not in judgment.
A and balance are the
Righteous lips are kings, and they love him that speaketh .
The king a messenger of death, but a wise man will pacify .
countenance is life, and his favor is as .
better than goldnd to get understanding is
goeth before destruction, and a fall.
Better it is to be of humble with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud.
He that handleth a matter wisely
Understanding is a of life unto him that hath it, the of fools is .
The heart of the wise his mouth, and
, but the end thereof
up evil, and his lips is burning fire.
A froward strife, and
his neighbor and leadeth him the way that is not good.
, if it be found in the way of righteousness.
is better than
cast into the lap, but the the .
Better is a dry morsel quietness than a house with strife.
A servant shall have rule son that , and shall have the brethren.
false lips, and a giveth ear to a
Whoso the poor his aker and he that is glad
speech becometh not a fool, a rince.
is as a precious stone him that hath it
hundred stripes into a fool.
seeketh a cruel messenger shall be sent against him.
bear robbed of her whelps, a fool in his
Whoso evil for good, shall not depart from his house.
that justifieth the
that loveth strife, and he that his seeketh .
hath a froward heart no good and he that hath a tongue
sorrow, and the father of a fool ha no joy.
A merry heart
out of the bosom to the ways of judgment.
him that hath understanding, but the eyes of fool.
son is a grief his father, and
a man of understanding of spirit.
fool when he holdeth his is counted wise, and shutteth his lips
A fool hath no delight in understanding,
The words of a mans mouth are deep waters, and the of wisdom a .
It is not good to the person of the , to the righteous in judgment.
A fools lips , and his mouth .
A fools mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare his soul.
The words of a are wounds, and go the innermost parts of the
The name of the is a strong
his stronghold, high wall
a matter before he it, i and
knowledge, and ear seeketh
his neighbor him.
lot, and parteth the
are like the bar of a
A mans belly shall be satisfied with the fruit of his mouth and with the of his lips
shall he be filled.
Death and life in the power of the tongue, that love it shall the fruit thereof.
findeth a wife findeth a good thing and
Better is the poor that
many friends, but the poor is his .
A false witness shall not unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall not escape.
, and every man him that giveth
loveth his own soul understanding shall .
A false witness shall not unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish.
, and it is his to pass.
The kings is the roaring of a ion, but his is dew upon the grass.
son is the of his father, and
House and riches
sleep, and an idle soul shall suffer hunger.
keepeth the commandment keepeth his own soul but he that is way shall
He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the and he , him again.
Chasten thy son while there is hope, let not thy soul
, that thou mayest be wise .
There are many devices in a mans heart nevertheless the counsel of the shall stand.
The fear of the
it to his mouth
that hath understanding, he will .
He that his father
from the words of .
witness , and the mouth of the wicked
are for , and stripes for the fools
as the roaring of a lion whoso provoketh him anger
against his own soul.
It is honor to from strife, but
therefore shall he in and
ounsel in the heart of man is like
A king that sitteth judgment away all evil
child is known by his , whether his work be pure and
lest thou come to poverty open thine eyes, and thou shalt
Take his garment that is surety for a stranger and take a pledge of him for
his mouth shall be filled with
not with him that with his lips.
curseth his father mother, his shall be put out in darkness.
I will recompense evil but the , and e shall thee.
weights, and a false balance is
It is a snare for a man to that which is holy, and vows.
A wise king the , and the wheel over them.
The of the , all the inward parts of .
Mercy and preserve the king, and his is .
The of young men is their
do stripes the inward parts of the .
The kings heart is in the hand of the as the rivers of watere turneth it e will.
Every man his own , but the the hearts.
To do and judgment is more acceptable to the than sacrifice.
them that seek death.
The robberies of the
It is better to dwell in a corner the housetop than with a brawling woman in a
The soul of the evil his neighbor
When the is punished, the
the house of the , the their
Whoso stoppeth his ear at the of the poor, he shall himself not be heard.
the workers of .
The man that wandereth out of the way of shall remain in the congregation of the
He that pleasure shall be a poor man wine and
shall not be rich.
for the righteous, and the for the .
It is better to dwell in wilderness than with a
, but a foolish spendeth up.
followeth righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness and honor.
A wise man the city of the mighty, and
his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles.
of the slothful , for his hands labor
coveteth all the day long, but the righteous and .
The sacrifice of the is abomination
A false witness shall perish, but
There is no wisdom, no understanding, no counsel against the .
The horse is prepared the day of battle, but
than great riches, and loving favor than silver and gold.
and hideth himself, but the and are punished.
and the fear of riches and .
and snares are in the of the froward he that keep his soul
a child in way he should go, when he is old.
The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
He that soweth shall reap , and the rod of his shall .
eye shall be blessed, for he giveth of his bread the poor.
Cast out the , and
the king shall be his friend.
The eyes of the preserve knowledge, a the words of the .
The slothful There is a lion without I be slain in the street
The mouth of
, but the rod of correction drive it .
poor to increase his riches, giveth
down thine ear and the words of , apply thine unto my
or it is a pleasant thing if thou keep
mightest answer them that thee?
ob not the poor because he is their cause, and that .
Make no friendship with an angry man, and with furious lest
thou learn his ways and thy soul.
Be not thou one of them that are for if thou
hast nothing to pay, take away thy bed from under thee
stand before kings not
When thou sittest to eat with a
thou set thine eye upon which ?
For riches themselves wings
his heart is not with thee.
he morsel thou hast eaten shalt thou vomit up and sweet
the ears of a fool, for he will despise the wisdom of thy words.
Remove not the old landmark, and not the field of the fatherlessor is mightye shall their cause against thee.
Apply thine heart unto , and thine ear to the words of knowledge.
Withhold not correction from the child, for if thou beatest him with the rod, he not die.
Thou him with the rod, his soul from hell.
My son, if heart , my heart shall rejoice ye my reins shall
thy lips speak .
Let not thine heart sinners, but in fear of the all the
day long For is
riotous eaters of flesh for drunkard and
shall come to poverty, and shall with .
unto thy father that begt thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old.
the truth sell not wisdom and understanding and thy
mother that bre thee shall rejoice.
My son, give me thine heart, and let thine eyes my ways
a whore is a deep , and a is a narrow pit.
Look not thou upon the wine
the last it biteth like a serpent and stingeth an adder
hine eyes strange women, and thine heart shall things.
Ye, thou shalt be as in the midst of the sea, or the top of mast.
, and their lips talk of mischief.
Through wisdom a house , and understanding it
shall the chambers be filled with all and pleasant riches.
A wise man is strong a man of
his mouth in the gate.
is sin, and the is an abomination to men.
them that unto death, and are
every man according to his works?
shall the knowledge of wisdom be unto thy soul thou hast
of the righteous not his resting place
a just man falleth seven times and riseth up again, but the fall into .
Rejoice not thine enemy, and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth
the see it, and turn is wrath from him.
the candle of the shall be put out.
My son, fear thou the and the king, and suddenly, and who knoweth the of them both?
These sayings the wise
It is not good to have respect of person in judgment.
He that saith unto the Thou art righteous him shall the people curse shall abhor him.
But the that rebuke shall be , and a blessing shall come upon them.
witness against thy neighbor, and not with thy lips.
Say not: I will him as he hath me will man according to
I went the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man
lo, it was all with nettles, and the stone wall was broken
Th I saw and considered it well I looked upon it, and
of Solomon, which the men of Hezekiah
king of Judah
kings is to search out a
Take the dross from the silver, and there shall
the king, and his shall be righteousness.
Put not forth thyself in the presence of the king, and not in the place of great men
it is that it be said unto theeCome up hither, than thou be in the presence of
the prince whom
put thee to shame.
thy with thy neighbor himself, and
is like apples of gold in
an obedient ear.
s the the harvest, so is a faithful messenger to that send him,
refresheth his masters.
Whoso is like clouds and wind without rain.
so much as is sufficient for thee lest thou be and .
Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbors house, lest he be weary of thee and so thee.
beareth false witness against his neighbor is a a sword and a sharp arrow.
heap coals of fire
upon his head, and the shall reward thee.
The north wind driveth away rain so doth an countenance a backbiting
It is better to in the corner the , than with a brawling woman in a house.
cold water to a thirsty soul.
A righteous man falling down before the is a troubled and a spring.
t is not good to eat much honey
is like a city is broken down and
rain in harvest so is for a fool.
As the bird
wise in his own conceit.
so is a parable in
formed all things both rewardeth the fool and
wise in his own conceithere is more hope a fool than him.
the door turneth upon , so doth the slothful
it grieveth him to it again to his
The sluggard wiser thn seven men that an.
by and meddleth strife h is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.
Where no wood is, there the fire goeth out where is the strife
lips and a wicked heart are like a potsherd covered with silver dross.
dissembleth with his lips and when he
speaketh fair believe him not, for there are seven abominations in his heart.
, his shall be show before the whole
Who diggeth a pit shall fall therein and he that a stone, upon .
A tongue hateth that , and a flattering mouth worketh .
not of , for thou knowest not what may .
Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth and not thine.
stone is heavy and the sand weighty but a fools wrath is heavier than both.
Wrath is cruel , who is able to envy?
pen rebuke is better than secret love.
Faithful are the wounds a , but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.
thing is sweet.
Thine own friend and thy fathers friend, forsake not
than a brother far off.
My son, be wise and make
Take his garment that is surety for a stranger, take a pledge him for a strange woman.
he that waiteth his master shall
and destruction are never full so the eyes of
Though thou shouldest a fool in a mortar , yet will not his
foolishness from him.
thou know the of thy , and look well to thy
riches not and the crown endure
shalt have goats milk enough the thy household, and
, but the righteous
of understanding and
They that forsake the law praise the but such as keep the law them.
men not , but they that seek
Whoso keepeth the law is a but he that riotous men shameth his
He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, his prayer shall be .
Whoso the righteous to an evil way shall fall into his own pit, but the
that hath understanding him
When righteous men
shall not prosper but whoso and forsaketh them shall
is that always h that hardeneth his heart shall fall into
s a roaring lion and a bear, so is a over the poor people.
he prince understanding is great but he hateth covetousness shall
He that tilleth his land shall have of bread but he that followeth shall have
A faithful man , but he that maketh haste to be rich
shall not be .
To have respect of persons is not good will for a
piece of bread.
He that be rich hath an evil eye and considereth not that poverty shall come upon
He that rebuketh a man shall find favor than he that flattereth .
Whoso robbeth his father mother and saitht is no the same is a .
He that is of a proud stirreth up strife but he that putteth his trust in the shall .
He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool but wisely, shall be .
He that giveth unto the poor shall not but he that
hide themselves but when they perish, the
shall suddenly be destroyed without
the people mourn.
Whoso loveth wisdom maketh his father but he that keepeth harlots spendeth
judgment the land, but he that it.
flattereth his neighbor a net for his feet.
n the is snare, but the righteous and rejoice.
The righteous considereth the cause of the poor, but the regardeth .
bring a city in, but wise men
The bloodthirsty hate the , but the just seek his soul.
A fool his , but a wise man keepeth it in afterwards.
If a lies, all his servants .
The poor and the meet together the lighteneth their eyes.
The ing that faithfully judgeth the poor,
bringeth his mother
When the increaseth but the righteous shall see their fall.
, and he shall
the people perish but h that keepeth the law.
A servant will not be words for though he understand, he will not .
thou a man that is hasty a fool than him.
He that delicately bringeth up his servant from shall him his the .
An angry man stirreth up strife, and
hateth his own soul he heareth
but whoso putteth his trust in the shall .
Many seek the favor, but every mans judgment cometh from the
The words of Agur the son of Jakeh
prophecy unto Ithiel, even unto Ithiel and Ucal learned wisdom up into heaven the waters in a garment? Who hath all the ends of the ? What is is name,
what is is name thou tell? word of God puree is a
shield unto them that put their trust in im. thou unto is words, lest e reprove thee
and thou be found a liar.
Two things I require of hee deny me before I die Remove from me vanity and
lies give me neither poverty nor riches the name of my God.
Accuse not a servant unto his master, lest he
generation that from their filthiness. swords, and their
devour the of the earth, and the from among men.
hath two daughters,
There are three things that are never satisfied, the young eagles.
There three things too for me, fourhe way of
an eagle in the air, the way of a serpent a , the way of a ship in sea, and the way of a
man with a . Such is the way of an , wipeth her
mouth, and saith, I have done no . three
things the earth is disquieted, and
is heir to her mistress.
There four things their meat in the he conies
are but a feeble folk, yet make their the rocks with her hands, and in ings palace.
There three things lay thine hand upon thy mouth. bringeth forth strife.
The words of King Lemuel,
the rophecy that his mother taught him
forget the law, and of all such as
the cause of the poor and
The heart of her husband safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.
She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.
She wool and flax, and with her hands.
She is like the merchants
She considereth and buyeth it with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
She girdeth her loins with strength, and her arms.
he perceiveth that her good her candle goeth not out by night.
She layeth her to the spindle, and her hold the
She her hand to the poor ye she forth her hands to need.
She not of her , for all her household are clothed with scarlet.
She maketh herself her clothing is silk and purple.
Her husband is the gates, when he sitteth among the of the land.
She maketh and selleth it, and delivereth girdle unto the merchant.
Strength and honor her clothing, and she shall rejoice
She openeth her mouth with wisdom, and her tongue is the law of .
She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not bread idleness.
Her children arise and call her blessed her husband
is deceitful, and beauty is vain but a woman feareth the , she be praised
Give her of the fruit of her hands, and let her own works praise her the gates.