You can skip to local navigation, content or closing (global) navigation.

Geneva Bible (1599): Proverbs 19

Verse Navigation

add

1 Better is the poore that walketh in his vprightnes, then he that abuseth his lips, and is a foole.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

2 For without knowledge the minde is not good, and he that hasteth with his feete, sinneth.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

3 The foolishnesse of a man peruerteth his way, and his heart freateth against the Lord.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

4 Riches gather many friends: but the poore is separated from his neighbour.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

5 A false witnes shall not be vnpunished: and he that speaketh lyes, shall not escape.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

6 Many reuerence the face of the prince, and euery man is friend to him that giueth giftes.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

7 All the brethren of the poore doe hate him: howe much more will his friends depart farre from him? though hee be instant with wordes, yet they will not.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

8 He that possesseth vnderstanding, loueth his owne soule, and keepeth wisdome to finde goodnesse.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

9 A false witnes shall not be vnpunished: and he that speaketh lyes, shall perish.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

10 Pleasure is not comely for a foole, much lesse for a seruant to haue rule ouer princes.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

11 The discretion of man deferreth his anger: and his glory is to passe by an offence.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

12 The Kings wrath is like the roaring of a lyon: but his fauour is like the dewe vpon ye grasse.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

13 A foolish sonne is the calamitie of his father, and the contentions of a wife are like a continuall dropping.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

14 House and riches are the inheritance of the fathers: but a prudent wife commeth of the Lord.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

15 Slouthfulnes causeth to fall asleepe, and a deceitfull person shall be affamished.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

16 He that keepeth the commandement, keepeth his owne soule: but hee that despiseth his wayes, shall dye.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

17 He that hath mercy vpon the poore, lendeth vnto the Lord: and the Lord will recompense him that which he hath giuen.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

18 Chasten thy sonne while there is hope, and let not thy soule spare for his murmuring.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

19 A man of much anger shall suffer punishment: and though thou deliuer him, yet wil his anger come againe.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

20 Heare counsell and receiue instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter ende.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

21 Many deuises are in a mans heart: but the counsell of the Lord shall stand.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

22 That that is to be desired of a man, is his goodnes, and a poore man is better then a lyer.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

23 The feare of the Lord leadeth to life: and he that is filled therewith, shall continue, and shall not be visited with euill.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

24 The slouthfull hideth his hand in his bosome, and wil not put it to his mouth againe.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

25 Smite a scorner, and the foolish wil beware: and reproue the prudent, and he wil vnderstand knowledge.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

26 He that destroyeth his father, or chaseth away his mother, is a lewde and shamefull childe.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

27 My sonne, heare no more the instruction, that causeth to erre from ye words of knowledge.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

28 A wicked witnes mocketh at iudgement, and the mouth of ye wicked swalloweth vp iniquitie.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

29 But iudgements are prepared for the scorners, and stripes for the backe of the fooles.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK