2  The terror of a king is like bthe growling of a lion; whoever provokes him to anger cforfeits his life. It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife, but every fool will be quarreling Proverbs 5 - My son, be attentive to my wisdom; incline your ear to my understanding, 12:17, 19; 1 Thess. What are the benefits of creating an account? 20  xPrecious treasure and oil are in a wise man’s dwelling, 21  Whoever zpursues righteousness and kindness. 3 It is to a man's honor to avoid strife, but every fool is quick to quarrel. Unauthorized reproduction of this publication is prohibited. Bible Reader with fully formatted text and multiple versions and languages available. 18  Whoever yisolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. 19  Whoever egoes about slandering reveals secrets; therefore do not associate with fa simple babbler.5. 3  It is an honor for a man to dkeep aloof from strife. 21  tDeath and life are in the power of the tongue. 26  He who does violence to his father and chases away his mother. 9  aWhoever has a bountiful2 eye will be blessed. 27  If you have nothing with which to pay. 8  lWhoever gets sense loves his own soul; he who keeps understanding will mdiscover good. why should zyour bed be taken from under you? 8  Whoever ysows injustice will reap calamity. 21  iAn inheritance gained hastily in the beginning. ESV ® Text Edition: 2016. Try it free for 30 days. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. 10  iThe name of the Lord is ja strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and kis safe. 17  Whoever loves pleasure will be a poor man; he who loves wine and oil will not be rich. 18  for it will be pleasant if you keep them within you. 17  zBread gained by deceit is sweet to a man. than in a house shared with a quarrelsome wife. Proverbs 20:28 English Standard Version << Proverbs 19 | Proverbs 20 | Proverbs 21 >> 28 Steadfast love and faithfulness preserve the king, and by steadfast love his throne is upheld. 19  aBetter is a poor person who bwalks in his integrity. 22 Do not say, “I will repay evil”; wait for the LORD, and he will deliver you. for if you deliver him, you will only have to do it again. 19  A man of great wrath will pay the penalty. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! ESV: English Standard Version 2016 . ESV Systematic Theology Study Bible, (TruTone, Brown), Imitation Leather, Psalms, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal, The Jesus Bible, ESV Edition--soft leather-look, multi-color/teal, ESV Student Study Bible, TruTone, Sky Blue with Ivy Design. 20  Have I not written for you sthirty sayings. 15:4; Ps. much less for oa slave to rule over princes. The ESV ® text has been reproduced in cooperation with and by permission of Good News Publishers. but a man of understanding will draw it out. If you make him angry, it will cause you to die. A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish son is a sorrow to his mother. 14  wHouse and wealth are inherited from fathers. 00:00:07 - Proverbs 30:20 Proverbs 30:20 (Listen) 20 This i… December 12: Proverbs 30:20 - ESV: Daily Wisdom from Proverbs (podcast) | Listen Notes Listen Later API Data Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} 6  Many seek the favor of a generous man,2. 13  jThe sluggard says, “There is a lion outside! 6  Many a man hproclaims his own steadfast love, 7  The righteous who jwalks in his integrity—, 8  lA king who sits on the throne of judgment. [d]17 Bread gained by deceit is sweet to a man,    but afterward his mouth will be full of gravel.18 Plans are established by counsel;    by wise guidance wage war.19 Whoever goes about slandering reveals secrets;    therefore do not associate with a simple babbler. A slack hand causes poverty, but the hand of the diligent makes rich. 23  lUnequal weights are an abomination to the Lord, 25  It is a snare to say rashly, “It is holy,”. Proverbs 20:13 ESV. The LORD does not let the righteous go hungry, but he thwarts the craving of the wicked. 20 Wine is a mocker, strong drink a brawler,    and whoever is led astray by it is not wise. and whoever cmakes haste with his feet misses his way. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. a. The ESV ® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard Version ®) copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. 5:15; 1 Pet. 9  gA false witness will not go unpunished. 20 Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm. 29  Do you see a man skillful in his work? Download the most popular Bible versions to use even when the Internet is unavailable. Cancel any time. and he who hbreathes out lies will perish. 21  The king’s heart is a stream of water in the hand of the Lord; 2  zEvery way of a man is right in his own eyes. 7  The violence of the wicked will lsweep them away, 9  It is nbetter to live in a corner of the housetop. New King James Version English Standard Version NIV KJV ESV NKJV. 22  pA good name is to be chosen rather than great riches. 12  The eyes of the Lord keep watch over knowledge. 20 35 If one curses his father or his mother, 36 his lamp will be put out in utter darkness. 10  cDrive out a scoffer, dand strife will go out. 22  uDo not rob the poor, because he is poor. but he ioverthrows the words of the traitor. This could imply an unjust method in gaining the inheritance, so that it will be lost by the same unjust ways or by punishment. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. 3  When wickedness comes, contempt comes also. by whether his conduct is pure and upright. Proverbs 20:3. 11  When oa scoffer is punished, the simple becomes wise; when a wise man is instructed, he gains knowledge. [c]12 The hearing ear and the seeing eye,    the Lord has made them both.13 Love not sleep, lest you come to poverty;    open your eyes, and you will have plenty of bread.14 “Bad, bad,” says the buyer,    but when he goes away, then he boasts.15 There is gold and abundance of costly stones,    but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.16 Take a man's garment when he has put up security for a stranger,    and hold it in pledge when he puts up security for foreigners. 15  ySlothfulness casts into za deep sleep. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! khow much more do his friends go far from him! hhis lamp will be put out in utter darkness. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 26  Be not one of those who ygive pledges. 5:39; Rom. Begin reading God's Word ad-free with instant access to your new online study library. 5  uThorns and snares are in the way of the crooked; whoever vguards his soul will keep far from them. 3:9]. 17  pIncline your ear, and hear qthe words of the wise. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. [a]2 The terror of a king is like the growling of a lion;    whoever provokes him to anger forfeits his life.3 It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife,    but every fool will be quarreling.4 The sluggard does not plow in the autumn;    he will seek at harvest and have nothing.5 The purpose in a man's heart is like deep water,    but a man of understanding will draw it out.6 Many a man proclaims his own steadfast love,    but a faithful man who can find?7 The righteous who walks in his integrity—    blessed are his children after him!8 A king who sits on the throne of judgment    winnows all evil with his eyes.9 Who can say, “I have made my heart pure;    I am clean from my sin”?10 Unequal[b] weights and unequal measures    are both alike an abomination to the Lord.11 Even a child makes himself known by his acts,    by whether his conduct is pure and upright. 6  wTrain up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. 5  gA false witness will not go unpunished. 16  xTake a man’s garment when he has put up security for a stranger, and yhold it in pledge when he puts up security for foreigners.4. ~ Proverbs 20:30 ESV #proverbs #forgiving one another #pain #disciplining children #children obeying their parents #discipline of children #disease #wounds #spanking #failure #proverbs 20 and it is his glory to overlook an offense. 22  He who finds ua wife finds va good thing. ~ Proverbs 20:19 ESV. 6  hThe getting of treasures by a lying tongue, is a ifleeting jvapor and a ksnare of death.2. but jit is the purpose of the Lord kthat will stand. 18  fDiscipline your son, for there is hope; do not set your heart on gputting him to death. 15  Folly is bound up in the heart of a child. 2  A fool takes no pleasure in understanding. 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