Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou
knowest not what a day may bring forth.
another man praise thee, and not thine own
mouth; a stranger, and not thine own lips.
stone is heavy, and the sand
weighty; but a fool's wrath is
heavier than them both.
Wrath is cruel, and anger is
outrageous; but who is able to
stand before envy?
Open rebuke is better than secret
Faithful are the wounds of a
friend; but the kisses of an enemy are
full soul loatheth an honeycomb; but to the
hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.
a bird that wandereth from her nest, so
is a man that wandereth from his place.
Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so
doth the sweetness of a man's
friend by hearty counsel.
Thine own friend, and thy father's friend,
forsake not; neither go into thy brother's
house in the day of thy calamity: for
better is a neighbour that is
near than a brother far off.
Prov 17:17 A friend
loveth at all times, and a brother is born
Wherefore is there a price in the
hand of a fool to get wisdom, seeing he
hath no heart to it?
My son, be wise, and make my heart glad,
that I may answer him that reproacheth me.
Happy is the man that hath his
quiver full of them: they shall not be
ashamed, but they shall speak with the
enemies in the gate.
His children are far from safety, and they
are crushed in the gate, neither is
there any to deliver them.
prudent man foreseeth the evil,
and hideth himself; but the
simple pass on, and are punished.
Take his garment that is surety for a
stranger, and take a pledge of him for a
He that blesseth his friend with a loud
voice, rising early in the morning, it shall
be counted a curse to him.
continual dropping in a very rainy day and a
contentious woman are alike.
Whosoever hideth her hideth the wind, and
the ointment of his right hand, which
Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth
the countenance of his friend.
Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the
fruit thereof: so he that waiteth on his
master shall be honoured.
1 Cor 9:7 Who goeth a
warfare any time at his own charges? who
planteth a vineyard, and eateth not of the
fruit thereof? or who feedeth a flock, and
eateth not of the milk of the flock?
2 Cor 10:4 For
the weapons of our warfare are not
carnal, but mighty through God to the
pulling down of strong holds;
1 Tim 1:18 This charge I commit unto
thee, son Timothy, according to the
prophecies which went before on thee, that
thou by them mightest war a good warfare;
Duet 20:6 And what man is he that
hath planted a vineyard, and hath not
yet eaten of it? let him also
go and return unto his house, lest he die in
the battle, and another man eat of it.
John 21:15 So when they had dined,
Jesus saith to Simon Peter,
Simon, son of
Jonas, lovest thou me more than these?
He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest
that I love thee. He saith unto him,
Feed my lambs.
1 Pet 5:2 Feed the flock of God
which is among you, taking the oversight
thereof, not by constraint, but
willingly; not for filthy lucre, but of a
As in water face answereth to face,
so the heart of man to man.
Hell and destruction are never full; so the
eyes of man are never satisfied.
Hab 2:5 Yea also,
because he transgresseth by wine, he is
a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who
enlargeth his desire as hell, and is
as death, and cannot be satisfied, but
gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth
unto him all people:
21 As the fining pot for silver, and
the furnace for gold; so is a man
to his praise.
The fining pot is for
silver, and the furnace for gold: but the
LORD trieth the hearts.
Jer 17:10 I the
LORD search the heart, I try the
reins, even to give every man according to
his ways, and according to the
fruit of his doings.
1 Sam 16:7 But the
LORD said unto Samuel, Look not on his
countenance, or on the height of his
stature; because I have refused him: for
the LORD seeth not as man seeth; for
man looketh on the outward appearance, but
the LORD looketh on the heart.
1 Chron 28:9
And thou, Solomon
my son, know thou the God of thy father, and
serve him with a perfect heart and with a
willing mind: for the LORD searcheth all
hearts, and understandeth all the
imaginations of the thoughts: if thou seek
him, he will be found of thee; but if thou
forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever.
the wickedness of the wicked come to an end;
but establish the just: for the righteous
God trieth the hearts and reins.
23 Search me, O God, and know my heart: try
me, and know my thoughts:
24 And see if there be any wicked
way in me, and lead me in the way
Prov 17:3 The fining pot is
for silver, and the furnace for gold: but
the LORD trieth the hearts.
Jer 20:12 But, O LORD of hosts, that
triest the righteous, and seest the
reins and the heart, let me see thy
vengeance on them: for unto thee have I
opened my cause.
Rom 8:27 And he that searcheth the
hearts knoweth what is the mind of
the Spirit, because he maketh intercession
for the saints according to the will of
Rev 2:23 And I
will kill her children with death; and all
the churches shall know that I am he which
searcheth the reins and hearts: and I will
give unto every one of you according to your
Also unto thee, O Lord, belongeth
mercy: for thou renderest to every man
according to his work.
Jer 32:19 Great in counsel, and mighty
in work: for thine eyes are open
upon all the ways of the sons of men: to
give every one according to his ways, and
according to the fruit of his doings:
Who will render
to every man according to his deeds:
22 Though thou shouldest bray a fool
in a mortar among wheat with a pestle,
yet will not his foolishness depart
Jer 5:3 O LORD,
are not thine eyes upon the truth? thou
hast stricken them, but they have not
grieved; thou hast consumed them, but
they have refused to receive correction:
they have made their faces harder than a
rock; they have refused to return.
2 Chron 16:9
For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro
throughout the whole earth, to shew himself
strong in the behalf of them whose
heart is perfect toward him. Herein
thou hast done foolishly: therefore from
henceforth thou shalt have wars.
Isaiah 1:5 Why should ye be stricken
any more? ye will revolt more and more: the
whole head is sick, and the whole heart
Isaiah 9:13 For the people turneth not
unto him that smiteth them, neither do they
seek the LORD of hosts.
Jer 2:30 In vain have I smitten your
children; they received no correction: your
own sword hath devoured your prophets, like
a destroying lion.
Jer 7:28 But thou shalt say unto them,
This is a nation that obeyeth not
the voice of the LORD their God, nor
receiveth correction: truth is perished, and
is cut off from their mouth.
Zeph 3:2 She obeyed not the voice; she
received not correction; she trusted not in
the LORD; she drew not near to her God.
Be thou diligent to know the state of thy
flocks, and look well to thy herds.
For riches are not for ever: and
doth the crown endure to every
The hay appeareth, and the tender grass
sheweth itself, and herbs of the mountains
Psalms 104:14 He
causeth the grass to grow for the cattle,
and herb for the service of man: that he may
bring forth food out of the earth;
Gen 1:29 And God said, Behold, I have given
you every herb bearing seed, which is
upon the face of all the earth, and every
tree, in the which is the fruit of
a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for
Job 28:5 As for the earth,
out of it cometh bread: and under it is
turned up as it were fire.
Psalm 136:25 Who giveth food to all
flesh: for his mercy endureth for
The lambs are for thy clothing, and
the goats are the price of the
And thou shalt have goats' milk
enough for thy food, for the food of thy
household, and for the maintenance
for thy maidens.