Tags archives: wisdom

  • Proverbs 6:9-11  9 How long will you lie there, you sluggard? When will you get up from your sleep? 10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest—11 and poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man. Easy Money There was a young man who started ... [read more]
  • Proverbs 5:7-10  7Now then, my sons, listen to me; do not turn aside from what I say. 8Keep to a path far from her, do not go near the door of her house, 9lest you lose your honor to others and your dignity to one who is cruel, 10lest strangers feast on your wealth and your toil enrich the house of... [read more]
  • Proverbs 5:3-6  3For the lips of the adulterous woman drip honey, and her speech is smoother than oil; 4but in the end she is bitter as gall, sharp as a double-edged sword. 5Her feet go down to death; her steps lead straight to the grave. 6She gives no thought to the way of life; her paths wander a... [read more]
  • Proverbs 5:1-2  1My son, pay attention to my wisdom, turn your ear to my words of insight, 2that you may maintain discretion and your lips may preserve knowledge. Equality         Many individuals promote equality. Indeed, equality is very idealistic view, and it may spark disappointment. Why? E... [read more]
  • Proverbs 4:23-24  23Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. 24Keep your mouth free of perversity; keep corrupt talk far from your lips. Sour grapes Originally from Aesop’s Fables, a hungry fox saw a bunch of grapes hanging from its vine. The fox salivated and wanted... [read more]
  • Proverbs 4:20-22 20My son, pay attention to what I say; turn your ear to my words. 21Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart; 22for they are life to those who find them and health to one’s whole body. Old Man Someone said, “Older people talk about their regrets in life; you... [read more]
  • Proverbs 4:11-12 11I instruct you in the way of wisdom and lead you along straight paths. 12When you walk, your steps will not be hampered; when you run, you will not stumble. Blindfold Have you ever had participated in a game that required you to be blindfolded? In banana eating contest, blin... [read more]
  • Proverbs 4:9-10  9 She will give you a garland to grace your head and present you with a glorious crown. 10 Listen, my son, accept what I say, and the years of your life will be many. Owner marries renter It is never wrong; it is very proper to choose a desirable life. Undesirable life is punishm... [read more]