1 My son, forget not my
law; but let thine heart keep my commandments:
Duet 8:1 All the commandments
which I command thee this day shall ye observe to do, that
ye may live, and multiply, and go in and possess the land
which the LORD sware unto your fathers.
2 For length of days,
and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee.
Psalms 119:165 Great peace
have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them.
3 Let not mercy and
truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them
upon the table of thine heart:
Exodus 13:9 And it shall be
for a sign unto thee upon thine hand, and for a memorial
between thine eyes, that the LORD'S law may be in thy mouth:
for with a strong hand hath the LORD brought thee out of
Duet 6:8 And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine
hand, and they shall be as frontlets between thine eyes.
2 Cor 3:3 Forasmuch as
ye are manifestly declared to be the epistle of
Christ ministered by us, written not with ink, but with the
Spirit of the living God; not in tables of stone, but in
fleshy tables of the heart.
4 So shalt thou find
favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man.
Romans 14:18 For he that in
these things serveth Christ
to God, and approved of men.
5 Trust in the LORD with
all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
Trust in the LORD, and do good;
so shalt thou
dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.
Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall
give thee the desires of thine heart.
Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him;
and he shall bring it
Jer 9:23 Thus saith the LORD, Let not the wise
man glory in
his wisdom, neither let the mighty
man glory in
his might, let not the rich
man glory in
6 In all thy ways
acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
1 Chr 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.
Jer 10:23 O LORD, I know that the way of man
is not in
himself: it is
not in man that walketh to direct his steps.
7 Be not wise in thine
own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil.
Be of the same
mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but
condescend to men of low estate. Be not wise in your own
Prov 16:6 By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the
fear of the LORD men
depart from evil.
8 It shall be health to
thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.
Job 21:24 His breasts are full
of milk, and his bones are moistened with marrow.
9 Honour the LORD with
thy substance, and with the first fruits of all thine
Exodus 22:29 Thou shalt not
delay to offer
the first of thy ripe fruits, and of thy liquors: the
firstborn of thy sons shalt thou give unto me.
10 So shall thy barns be
filled with plenty, and thy presses shall burst out with new
Duet 28:8 The LORD shall
command the blessing upon thee in thy storehouses, and in
all that thou settest thine hand unto; and he shall bless
thee in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.
11 My son, despise not
the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his
Job 5:17 Behold, happy
is the man whom
God correcteth: therefore despise not thou the chastening of
Psalms 94:12 Blessed
is the man whom thou chastenest, O LORD, and
teachest him out of thy law;
12 For whom the LORD
loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son
in whom he
Duet 8:5 Thou shalt also
consider in thine heart, that, as a man chasteneth his son,
so the LORD
thy God chasteneth thee.
is the man
wisdom, and the man
that getteth understanding.
is the man that
heareth me, watching daily at my gates, waiting at the posts
of my doors.
For whoso findeth me findeth life, and
shall obtain favour of the LORD.
14 For the merchandise
of it is
better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof
than fine gold.
Job 28:13 Man knoweth not the
price thereof; neither is it found in the land of the
Psalms 19:10 More to be desired
are they than
gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and
precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire
are not to be compared unto her.
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a
field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and for
joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth
16 Length of days
is in her right
in her left hand riches and honour.
1 Tim 4:8 For bodily exercise
profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all
things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that
which is to come.
17 Her ways
are ways of
pleasantness, and all her paths
Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and
lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.
is a tree of
life to them that lay hold upon her: and happy
is every one
that retaineth her.
Gen 2:9 And out of the ground
made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the
sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst
of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.
19 The LORD by wisdom
hath founded the earth; by understanding hath he established
Psalms 104:24 O LORD, how
manifold are thy works! in wisdom hast thou made them all:
the earth is full of thy riches.
20 By his knowledge the
depths are broken up, and the clouds drop down the dew.
Gen 1:9 And God said, Let the
waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place,
and let the dry land
appear: and it was so.
Duet 33:28 Israel then shall dwell in safety alone: the
fountain of Jacob shall
be upon a land of corn and wine; also his
heavens shall drop down dew.
Job 36:28 Which the clouds do drop
and distil upon
21 My son, let not them
depart from thine eyes: keep sound wisdom and discretion:
22 So shall they be life
unto thy soul, and grace to thy neck.
Prov 1:9 For they
shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, and
chains about thy neck.
23 Then shalt thou walk
in thy way safely, and thy foot shall not stumble.
Psalm 37:24 Though he fall, he
shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth
him with his
24 When thou liest down,
thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy
sleep shall be sweet.
Lev 26:6 And I will give peace
in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall make
you afraid: and
I will rid evil beasts out of the land, neither shall the
sword go through your land.
Psalms 3:5 I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the
LORD sustained me.
25 Be not afraid of
sudden fear, neither of the desolation of the wicked, when
Psalms 91:5 I laid me down and
slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.
26 For the LORD shall be
thy confidence, and shall keep thy foot from being taken.
27 Withhold not good
from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of
thine hand to do it
Romans 13:7 Render therefore to all their dues: tribute to
whom tribute is due;
custom to whom custom; fear to whom fear; honour to whom
Gal 6:10. As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good
unto all men,
especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
28 Say not unto thy
neighbour, Go, and come again, and to morrow I will give;
when thou hast it by thee.
Lev 19:13 Thou shalt not
defraud thy neighbour, neither rob
him: the wages
of him that is hired shall not abide with thee all night
until the morning.
29 Devise not evil
against thy neighbour, seeing he dwelleth securely by thee.
30 Strive not with a man
without cause, if he have done thee no harm.
Romans 12:18 If it be
possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all
31 Envy thou not the
oppressor, and choose none of his ways.
Psalms 37:1 (A
Psalm of David.) Fret not thyself because of
evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of
32 For the froward
to the LORD: but his secret
is with the
Psalms 25:14 The secret of the
with them that fear him; and he will shew them his covenant.
33 The curse of the LORD
is in the
house of the wicked: but he blesseth the habitation of the
Then said he unto me, This
is the curse
that goeth forth over the face of the whole earth: for every
one that stealeth shall be cut off
as on this side
according to it; and every one that sweareth shall be cut
off as on
that side according to it.
I will bring it forth, saith the LORD of hosts,
and it shall enter into the house of the thief, and into the
house of him that sweareth falsely by my name: and it shall
remain in the midst of his house, and shall consume it with
the timber thereof and the stones thereof.
Then the angel that talked with me went forth,
and said unto me, Lift up now thine eyes, and see what
is this that
Mal 2:2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay
it to heart, to
give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will
even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings:
yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay
it to heart.
Psalms 1:3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the
rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his
season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he
doeth shall prosper.
34 Surely he scorneth
the scorners: but he giveth grace unto the lowly.
James 4:6 But he giveth more
grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but
giveth grace unto the humble.
1 Peter 5:5 Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto
the elder. Yea, all of
you be subject one to another, and be clothed
with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace
to the humble.
35 The wise shall
inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools.