Proverbs 19:1 ←
Better is the poor who walks in his integrity than he who is perverse in his lips and is a fool.
Proverbs 19:2 ←
It isn’t good to have zeal without knowledge, nor being hasty with one’s feet and missing the way.
Proverbs 19:3 ←
The foolishness of man subverts his way; his heart rages against Yahweh.
Proverbs 19:4 ←
Wealth adds many friends, but the poor is separated from his friend.
Proverbs 19:5 ←
A false witness shall not be unpunished. He who pours out lies shall not go free.
Proverbs 19:6 ←
Many will entreat the favor of a ruler, and everyone is a friend to a man who gives gifts.
Proverbs 19:7 ←
All the relatives of the poor shun him; how much more do his friends avoid him! He pursues them with pleas, but they are gone.
Proverbs 19:8 ←
He who gets wisdom loves his own soul. He who keeps understanding shall find good.
Proverbs 19:9 ←
A false witness shall not be unpunished. He who utters lies shall perish.
Proverbs 19:10 ←
Delicate living is not appropriate for a fool, much less for a servant to have rule over princes.
Proverbs 19:11 ←
The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger. It is his glory to overlook an offense.
Proverbs 19:12 ←
The king’s wrath is like the roaring of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass.
Proverbs 19:13 ←
A foolish son is the calamity of his father. A wife’s quarrels are a continual dripping.
Proverbs 19:14 ←
House and riches are an inheritance from fathers, but a prudent wife is from Yahweh.
Proverbs 19:15 ←
Slothfulness casts into a deep sleep. The idle soul shall suffer hunger.
Proverbs 19:16 ←
He who keeps the commandment keeps his soul, but he who is contemptuous in his ways shall die.
Proverbs 19:17 ←
He who has pity on the poor lends to Yahweh; he will reward him.
Proverbs 19:18 ←
Discipline your son, for there is hope; don’t be a willing party to his death.
Proverbs 19:19 ←
A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty, for if you rescue him, you must do it again.
Proverbs 19:20 ←
Listen to counsel and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter end.
Proverbs 19:21 ←
There are many plans in a man’s heart, but Yahweh’s counsel will prevail.
Proverbs 19:22 ←
That which makes a man to be desired is his kindness. A poor man is better than a liar.
Proverbs 19:23 ←
The fear of Yahweh leads to life, then contentment; he rests and will not be touched by trouble.
Proverbs 19:24 ←
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not so much as bring it to his mouth again.
Proverbs 19:25 ←
Flog a scoffer, and the simple will learn prudence; rebuke one who has understanding, and he will gain knowledge.
Proverbs 19:26 ←
He who robs his father and drives away his mother is a son who causes shame and brings reproach.
Proverbs 19:27 ←
If you stop listening to instruction, my son, you will stray from the words of knowledge.
Proverbs 19:28 ←
A corrupt witness mocks justice, and the mouth of the wicked gulps down iniquity.
Proverbs 19:29 ←
Penalties are prepared for scoffers, and beatings for the backs of fools.