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1 Whoever lives alone follows private whims, and is angered by advice of any kind.
Eph 5:15-17  Jude 1:19  Prov 2:1-6  Prov 20:3  Prov 14:10  Prov 20:19  Prov 24:21 

2 A fool takes no pleasure in understanding but only in airing an opinion.
Prov 12:23  Prov 13:16  1Cor 8:1  Ps 1:1-2  Prov 1:7  Prov 17:16  1Cor 14:12 

3 When wickedness comes, indignity comes too, and, with contempt, dishonour.
1Pet 4:4  1Pet 4:14  1Sam 20:30  Matt 27:39-44  Neh 4:4  Ps 69:9  Ps 69:20 

4 Deep waters, such are human words: a gushing stream, the utterance of wisdom.
Prov 20:5  Prov 10:11  Prov 13:14  Col 3:16  Col 4:6  John 4:14  John 7:38-39 

5 It is not good to show partiality for the wicked and so to deprive the upright when giving judgement.
Lev 19:15  Prov 28:21  Deut 16:19  Ps 82:2  Prov 17:15  Prov 24:23  1Kgs 21:9-14 

6 The lips of a fool go to the law-courts with a mouth that pleads for a beating.
Prov 16:27-28  Prov 12:16  Prov 13:10  Prov 14:3  Prov 14:16  Prov 17:14  Prov 19:19 

7 The mouth of the fool works its owner's ruin, the lips of a fool are a snare for their owner's life.
Prov 13:3  Prov 10:14  Prov 12:13  Ps 64:8  Ps 140:9  1Sam 14:24-46  Acts 23:14-22 

8 The words of a slanderer are tasty morsels that go right down into the belly.
Lev 19:16  Prov 16:28  Ps 52:2  Prov 12:18  Prov 26:20-22  Ps 64:3-4 

9 Whoever is idle at work is blood-brother to the destroyer.
Prov 10:4  Prov 28:24  Matt 25:26  Prov 23:20-21  Heb 6:12  Prov 24:30-34  Luke 15:13-14 

10 The name of Yahweh is a strong tower; the upright runs to it and is secure.
2Sam 22:3  Isa 26:4  Ps 91:2  Ps 61:3-4  Ps 144:2  Gen 17:1  Matt 1:23 

11 The wealth of the rich forms a stronghold, a high wall, as the rich supposes.
Prov 10:15  Eccl 7:12  Deut 32:31  Job 31:24-25  Luke 12:19-21  Ps 49:6-9  Ps 52:5-7 

12 The human heart is haughty until destruction comes, before there can be glory there must be humility.
Prov 15:33  Prov 11:2  Prov 16:18  Prov 29:23  1Pet 5:5  Ezek 28:2  Ezek 28:9 

13 To retort without first listening is both foolish and embarrassing.
John 7:51  Deut 13:14  Prov 20:25  2Sam 16:4  2Sam 19:24-30  Dan 6:9  Dan 6:14 

14 Sickness the human spirit can endure, but when the spirit is broken, who can bear this?
Prov 15:13  Prov 17:22  1Pet 1:6  2Cor 12:9-10  Jas 1:2  Ps 147:3  2Cor 2:7 

15 The heart of the intelligent acquires learning, the ears of the wise search for knowledge.
Prov 15:14  Ps 119:97-104  1Kgs 3:9  2Tim 3:15-17  Jas 1:5  Luke 8:8-10  Luke 10:39 

16 A present will open all doors and win access to the great.
Gen 32:20  1Sam 25:27  Gen 43:11  Gen 33:10  Prov 17:8  Prov 19:6  Prov 21:14 

17 The first to plead is adjudged to be upright, until the next comes and cross-examines him.
Prov 18:13  Acts 24:12-13  2Sam 16:1-3  2Sam 19:24-27  Acts 24:5-6 

18 The lot puts an end to disputes and decides between men of power.
Prov 16:33  1Chr 6:63  1Chr 24:31  1Sam 10:21-27  1Sam 14:42  Josh 14:2  Neh 11:1 

19 A brother offended is worse than a fortified city, and quarrels are like the locks of a keep.
Acts 15:39  Prov 6:19  1Kgs 2:23-25  1Kgs 12:16  2Sam 13:22  2Sam 13:28  Gen 4:5-8 

20 From the fruit of the mouth is a stomach filled, it is the yield of the lips that gives contentment.
Prov 12:13-14  Prov 25:11-12  Prov 13:2  Prov 22:18  Prov 22:21 

21 Death and life are in the gift of the tongue, those who indulge it must eat the fruit it yields.
Eph 4:29  Matt 12:35-37  Col 4:6  Prov 10:19-21  Jas 3:6-9  Prov 18:4-7  Prov 10:31 

22 He who finds a wife finds happiness, receiving a mark of favour from Yahweh.
Prov 19:14  Prov 12:4  Prov 31:10-31  Eccl 9:9  Prov 5:15-23  1Cor 7:2  Gen 2:18 

23 The language of the poor is entreaty, the answer of the rich harshness.
Jas 2:3  1Sam 2:36  1Sam 25:10  1Sam 25:17  2Kgs 4:1-2  Exod 5:2  Gen 42:7 

24 There are friends who point the way to ruin, others are closer than a brother.
Prov 17:17  John 15:13-15  2Sam 9:1-13  Prov 27:9  1Chr 12:38-40  1Sam 19:4-5  2Sam 19:30-39