Proverbs & Pancakes Flashcards
For The Lord gives wisdom; and from His mouth come knowledge and understanding.
For the fear of The Lord is the beginning of knowledge (widsom);
Trust in The Lord with all your heart, and do not rely [lean] on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life.
For a man’s ways are in full view of the Lord, and he examines all his paths.
Watch the ant, you lazy bum. Consider its ways and be wise.
Keep my commands and you will live; guard my teachings as the apple of your eye.
And now, my children, listen to me; blessed are those who keep my ways.
Instruct a wise man, and he will be wiser still; teach a righteous man, and he will add to his learning.
When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.
A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed.
An anxious heart weighs a man down; but a kind word cheers him up.
The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out.
A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones.
The eyes of the Lord are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good.