As in Greek and Syriac versions; Hebrew lacks, Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, NLT New Spirit Filled Life Bible, Hardcover, NLT Large-Print Inspire Bible: The Bible for Coloring & Creative Journaling, NLT One Year Bible Slimline Edition, TuTone Leatherlike Gray/Pink, The One Year Bible Creative Expressions Edition, Hardcover, KJV/NLT People's Parallel Bible Burgundy Imitation Leather. Prov. 22 If you plan to do evil, you will be lost;    if you plan to do good, you will receive unfailing love and faithfulness. 2 Those who follow the right path fear the Lord ; those who take the wrong path despise him. 3 A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that beats him, but the words of the wise keep them safe. 19 Evil people will bow before good people;    the wicked will bow at the gates of the godly. Proverbs 14. but when the laughter ends, the grief remains. but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. 3 Honesty guides good people; dishonesty destroys treacherous people. The repetition of entire proverbs (compare 6:10-11 with 24:33-34; 14:12 with 16:25; 18:8 with 26:22; 20:16 with 27:13; 21:19 with 25:24) or parts of proverbs may serve a poetic purpose. 1 A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. The prudent carefully consider their steps. Proverbs 17:4 Wrongdoers eagerly listen to gossip; liars pay close attention to slander. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. 5 An honest witness does not lie;    a false witness breathes lies. "Boast not Thyself of to Morrow, for Thou Knowest not what a Day May Bring Forth. 4 Riches won’t help on the day of judgment, but right living can save you from death. 15 The wealth of the rich is their fortress; the poverty of the poor is their destruction. 1 A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. 4 Without oxen a stable stays clean, 31 Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker,    but helping the poor honors him. A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. 3 A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that beats him, but the words of the wise keep them safe. Read verse in New Living Translation but you need a strong ox for a large harvest. 1 The Lord detests the use of dishonest scales, but he delights in accurate weights. James iii. Proverbs 14:1-35, NLT. New Living Translation(NLT) Pro 14:1 - The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. 8 The prudent understand where they are going,    but fools deceive themselves. but the godly acknowledge it and seek reconciliation. Starting a quarrel is like opening a floodgate, so stop before a dispute breaks out. the effort of fools yields only foolishness. but when the laughter ends, the grief remains. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois, 60188. but knowledge comes easily to those with understanding. 20 The poor are despised even by their neighbors,    while the rich have many “friends.”. The Value of Proverbs. 18 Simpletons are clothed with foolishness,[b]    but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. New Living Translation A wise person is hungry for knowledge, while the fool feeds on trash. Cebuano | Ang Pulong Sa Dios (APSD-CEB) Čeština | Slovo na cestu (SNC) Proverbs 14. A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that beats him, but the words of the wise keep them safe. New Living Translation. People with understanding control their anger; A peaceful heart leads to a healthy body; Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker. A wise man fears, and shuns evil, but the fool is hotheaded and reckless. 16 Better to have little, with fear for the Lord, than to have great treasure and inner turmoil. 2 Those who follow the right path fear the Lord; those who take the wrong path despise him. ... NLT: Proverbs 14. All rights reserved. 14 Backsliders get what they deserve;    good people receive their reward. 2 Those who follow the right path fear the Lord; those who take the wrong path despise him. but the godly acknowledge it and seek reconciliation. 25 A truthful witness saves lives,    but a false witness is a traitor. Proverbs 14:33 NLT "Wisdom is enshrined in an understanding heart; wisdom is not found among fools." 16 Better to have little, with fear for the Lord, than to have great treasure and inner turmoil. Menu. Give now. 4 Without oxen a stable stays clean, but you need a strong ox for a large harvest. but the godly have a refuge when they die. Proverbs 14:17 - NLT - Those who are short-tempered do foolish things,... Study verse in the New Living Translation but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. those who take the wrong path despise him. ESV English Standard Version. 3 A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that … 6 A mocker seeks wisdom and never finds it,    but knowledge comes easily to those with understanding. Chapter 14. 17 Short-tempered people do foolish things,    and schemers are hated. Darby Bible Translation The heart of an intelligent man seeketh knowledge; but the mouth of the foolish feedeth on folly. 29 People with understanding control their anger;    a hot temper shows great foolishness. Proverbs 19:14New Living Translation (NLT) 14 Fathers can give their sons an inheritance of houses and wealth, but only the Lordcan give an understanding wife. ESV English Standard Version. the effort of fools yields only foolishness. Read God’s Word. 3 Their purpose is to teach people to live disciplined and successful lives, to help them do what is right, just, and fair. Proverbs 14:8 - NLT - The wise look ahead to see what is coming, but... Study verse in the New Living Translation 2 Those who follow the right path fear the Lord; those who take the wrong path despise him. 4 Without oxen a stable stays clean,    but you need a strong ox for a large harvest. A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that beats him, but the words of the wise keep them safe. 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