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Proverbs 27:1 ←
Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
Proverbs 27:2 ←
Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth; a stranger, and not thine own lips.
Proverbs 27:3 ←
A stone is heavy, and the sand weighty; but a fool's wrath is heavier than them both.
Proverbs 27:4 ←
Wrath is cruel, and anger is outrageous; but who is able to stand before envy?
Proverbs 27:5 ←
Open rebuke is better than secret love.
Proverbs 27:6 ←
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.
Proverbs 27:7 ←
The full soul loatheth an honeycomb; but to the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.
Proverbs 27:8 ←
As a bird that wandereth from her nest, so is a man that wandereth from his place.
Proverbs 27:9 ←
Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.
Proverbs 27:10 ←
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.
Proverbs 27:11 ←
My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, that I may answer him that reproacheth me.
Proverbs 27:12 ←
A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.
Proverbs 27:13 ←
Take his garment that is surety for a stranger, and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.
He that blesseth his friend with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, it shall be counted a curse to him.
Proverbs 27:15 ←
A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.
Proverbs 27:16 ←
Whosoever hideth her hideth the wind, and the ointment of his right hand, which bewrayeth itself.
Proverbs 27:17 ←
Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
Proverbs 27:18 ←
Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the fruit thereof: so he that waiteth on his master shall be honoured.
As in water face answereth to face, so the heart of man to man.
Proverbs 27:20 ←
Hell and destruction are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied.
Proverbs 27:21 ←
As the fining pot for silver, and the furnace for gold; so is a man to his praise.
Proverbs 27:22 ←
Though thou shouldest bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, yet will not his foolishness depart from him.
Proverbs 27:23 ←
Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds.
Proverbs 27:24 ←
For riches are not for ever: and doth the crown endure to every generation?
Proverbs 27:25 ←
The hay appeareth, and the tender grass sheweth itself, and herbs of the mountains are gathered.
Proverbs 27:26 ←
The lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats are the price of the field.
Proverbs 27:27 ←
And thou shalt have goats' milk enough for thy food, for the food of thy household, and for the maintenance for thy maidens.