14 Backsliders get what they deserve;    good people receive their reward. 20 Sensible children bring joy to their father;    foolish children despise their mother. Write them deep within your heart. 21 It is a sin to belittle one’s neighbor;    blessed are those who help the poor. and the backs of fools are made to be beaten. for the happy heart, life is a continual feast. 32 The wicked are crushed by disaster,    but the godly have a refuge when they die. 31 Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker,    but helping the poor honors him. 18 A hot-tempered person starts fights;    a cool-tempered person stops them. 21 An inheritance obtained too early in life    is not a blessing in the end. 22 A cheerful heart is good medicine,    but a broken spirit saps a person’s strength. Scripture quoted by permission. 5 Only a fool despises a parent’s[f] discipline;    whoever learns from correction is wise. 32 If you reject discipline, you only harm yourself;    but if you listen to correction, you grow in understanding. 28 A corrupt witness makes a mockery of justice;    the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. Pro 13:21 - Trouble chases sinners, while blessings reward the righteous. 12 A king detests wrongdoing,    for his rule is built on justice. those who love to talk will reap the consequences. Many of us have had this experience praying for people. Keep your eyes open, and there will be plenty to eat! people who cherish understanding will prosper. 17 The path of the virtuous leads away from evil;    whoever follows that path is safe. 23 Fear of the Lord leads to life,    bringing security and protection from harm. 9 Love prospers when a fault is forgiven,    but dwelling on it separates close friends. The benefit is Proverbs 17:27-28. 6 Many seek favors from a ruler;    everyone is the friend of a person who gives gifts! the wicked will bow at the gates of the godly. 2 Proverbs 13:20 NLT Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. Paragraph. 25 The godly eat to their hearts’ content,    but the belly of the wicked goes hungry. Philippians 4:8 (NLT) And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. 21 The tongue can bring death or life;    those who love to talk will reap the consequences. 20 The poor are despised even by their neighbors,    while the rich have many “friends.”. 9 Who can say, “I have cleansed my heart;    I am pure and free from sin”? 4 Wrongdoers eagerly listen to gossip;    liars pay close attention to slander. 16 Get security from someone who guarantees a stranger’s debt. 2From the fruit of their lips people enjoy good things, but the unfaithful have an appetite for violence. 9 The life of the godly is full of light and joy,    but the light of the wicked will be snuffed out. a person with understanding is even-tempered. Proverbs 2:20 Follow the steps of good men instead, and stay on the paths of the righteous. 2 If you do this, you will live many years, and your life will be satisfying.. 3 Never let loyalty and kindness leave you! 8 Proverbs 3:13 NLT Joyful is the person who finds wisdom, the for you won’t find knowledge on their lips. 33 Fear of the Lord teaches wisdom;    humility precedes honor. 27 A truly wise person uses few words;    a person with understanding is even-tempered. The Bible Says: Friends are . but is angry with those who disgrace him. Tools. 3 A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that beats him,    but the words of the wise keep them safe. Looking for a fundamental understanding of the Bible? Proverbs 12:16 (NLT) How often do my children react with screaming, yelling, and tears when they are wronged by a sibling or a friend? Proverbs 15:17 NLT A bowl of soup with someone you love is better than steak with someone you hate. Don’t befriend angry people or associate with hot-tempered people, or you will learn to be like them and endanger your soul (Proverbs 22:24-25 NLT). 30 A cheerful look brings joy to the heart;    good news makes for good health. 11. 31 If you listen to constructive criticism,    you will be at home among the wise. Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm. 16 Keep the commandments and keep your life;    despising them leads to death. Proverbs 13:20—Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. NLT 20 Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. "A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger." 23 A poor person’s farm may produce much food,    but injustice sweeps it all away. 16 Better to have little, with fear for the Lord,    than to have great treasure and inner turmoil. ESV English Standard Version. if you accept correction, you will be honored. 18 If you ignore criticism, you will end in poverty and disgrace;    if you accept correction, you will be honored. Those who love their children care enough to discipline them. 9 A lazy person is as bad as    someone who destroys things. and a brother is born to help in time of need. Proverbs 13:20 NIV Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. Proverbs 13:20, NIV: "Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm." 23 From a wise mind comes wise speech;    the words of the wise are persuasive. than to confront a fool caught in foolishness. Preferences | Advanced Search. 2 Wise words will win you a good meal, but treacherous people have an appetite for violence. Proverbs … but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. 23 The wicked take secret bribes    to pervert the course of justice. NIV 20 Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. All rights reserved. Proverbs 4:14, NASB: "Do not enter the path of the wicked And do not proceed in the way of evil men." 11 Wealth from get-rich-quick schemes quickly disappears;    wealth from hard work grows over time. 7 The godly walk with integrity;    blessed are their children who follow them. 6 A mocker seeks wisdom and never finds it,    but knowledge comes easily to those with understanding. 26 It is wrong to punish the godly for being good    or to flog leaders for being honest. but treacherous people have an appetite for violence. 32 Better to be patient than powerful;    better to have self-control than to conquer a city. 2 The tongue of the wise makes knowledge appealing,    but the mouth of a fool belches out foolishness. 20 If you insult your father or mother,    your light will be snuffed out in total darkness. 12 Haughtiness goes before destruction;    humility precedes honor. if you plan to do good, you will receive unfailing love and faithfulness. but knowledge comes easily to those with understanding. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL … 13 A glad heart makes a happy face;    a broken heart crushes the spirit. 2 Fools have no interest in understanding;    they only want to air their own opinions. Pro 13:20 - Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. there is no joy for the father of a rebel. Pro 13:20. but fools refuse to turn from evil to attain them. 8 Better to have little, with godliness,    than to be rich and dishonest. NLT: New Living Translation . 21 Trouble chases sinners,    while blessings reward the righteous. 16 Wise people think before they act;    fools don’t—and even brag about their foolishness. 19 Evil people will bow before good people;    the wicked will bow at the gates of the godly. Pro 13:20 - Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. Sign up here! better to have self-control than to conquer a city. Read verse in New Living Translation 6 There is treasure in the house of the godly,    but the earnings of the wicked bring trouble. 10 The king speaks with divine wisdom;    he must never judge unfairly. 13 If you love sleep, you will end in poverty. are an embarrassment and a public disgrace. Proverbs 13:19 It is pleasant to see dreams come true, but fools refuse to turn from evil to attain them. 17 Short-tempered people do foolish things,    and schemers are hated. How much more does he know the human heart! Proverbs 13:20 in all English translations, The NLT One Year Chronological Bible - softcover, NLT Life Application Study Bible, Third Edition--soft leather-look, brown/tan (indexed) (red letter), NLT Teen Life Application Study Bible, Softcover, NLT Dancing in the Desert Devotional Bible: A Refreshing Spiritual Journey with God's People, hardcover, NLT Study Bible, Personal Size TuTone Leatherlike Brown/Blue, Contemporary Comparative Side-by-Side Bible (NIV, NKJV, NLT, THE Message). 8 The Lord detests the sacrifice of the wicked,    but he delights in the prayers of the upright. 13 People who despise advice are asking for trouble;    those who respect a command will succeed. 7 Stay away from fools,    for you won’t find knowledge on their lips. New Living Translation (NLT). Recent Articles "I’m Awesome” And 8 Other Preaching Traps To Avoid By Ben Reed on September 7, 2020 Share Your Sermon On Thursday By Brian Croft on September 8, 2020 6 Godliness guards the path of the blameless,    but the evil are misled by sin. 9 Fools make fun of guilt,    but the godly acknowledge it and seek reconciliation. a mocker refuses to listen to correction. 29 The glory of the young is their strength;    the gray hair of experience is the splendor of the old. 21 It is painful to be the parent of a fool;    there is no joy for the father of a rebel. and will share the inheritance of the master’s children. but the mouth of a fool belches out foolishness. Proverbs 4:14, NLT: "Don't do as the wicked do, and don't follow the path of evildoers." 14 A wise woman builds her home,    but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. Proverbs 15:1 NIV A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. ... NLT New Living Translation. is better than steak with someone you hate. 13 Laughter can conceal a heavy heart,    but when the laughter ends, the grief remains. Proverbs 13:20 NLT Whoever walks with the wise will become wise; whoever walks with fools will suffer harm. 13 The king is pleased with words from righteous lips;    he loves those who speak honestly. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. 21 Foolishness brings joy to those with no sense;    a sensible person stays on the right path. a person with understanding will draw it out. but when the laughter ends, the grief remains. 24 Those who spare the rod of discipline hate their children. Proverbs 13:20, KJV: "He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed." 34 Godliness makes a nation great,    but sin is a disgrace to any people. 6 Many will say they are loyal friends,    but who can find one who is truly reliable? 12 Mockers hate to be corrected,    so they stay away from the wise. 8 To acquire wisdom is to love yourself;    people who cherish understanding will prosper. 20 Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm. 16 How much better to get wisdom than gold,    and good judgment than silver! 15 For the despondent, every day brings trouble;    for the happy heart, life is a continual feast. 29 Punishment is made for mockers,    and the backs of fools are made to be beaten. 15 Wise words are more valuable    than much gold and many rubies. 15 A gentle answer deflects anger,    but harsh words make tempers flare. 2 Enthusiasm without knowledge is no good;    haste makes mistakes. Their ears are open for knowledge. but a real friend sticks closer than a brother. a treacherous person is headed for destruction. Arguments separate friends like a gate locked with bars. Proverbs 13:21 - NLT - Trouble chases sinners, while blessings chase... Study verse in the New Living Translation Proverbs 27:17 NIV As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend. This will cause you to be heart sick, because you feel it will never happen. 20 Those who listen to instruction will prosper;    those who trust the Lord will be joyful. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Font Size. it offers escape from the snares of death. 10 It isn’t right for a fool to live in luxury    or for a slave to rule over princes! a quarrelsome wife is as annoying as constant dripping. How much more does he know the human heart! 4 Those too lazy to plow in the right season    will have no food at the harvest. Proverbs 3 Trust in the Lord with All Your Heart. 11 Even Death and Destruction[g] hold no secrets from the Lord. 7 The mouths of fools are their ruin;    they trap themselves with their lips. Proverbs 27:6 NLT 19 An offended friend is harder to win back than a fortified city. 25 Foolish children[k] bring grief to their father    and bitterness to the one who gave them birth. 12 It is safer to meet a bear robbed of her cubs    than to confront a fool caught in foolishness. Walketh H1980 Halak 26 Children who mistreat their father or chase away their mother    are an embarrassment and a public disgrace. As in Greek and Syriac versions; Hebrew lacks, An alternate reading in the Masoretic Text is. 8 The prudent understand where they are going,    but fools deceive themselves. 19 Anyone who loves to quarrel loves sin;    anyone who trusts in high walls invites disaster. 19 Better to be poor and honest    than to be dishonest and a fool. if you correct the wise, they will be all the wiser. 4 Gentle words are a tree of life;    a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit. 7 The lips of the wise give good advice;    the heart of a fool has none to give. they imagine it to be a high wall of safety. 12 There is a path before each person that seems right,    but it ends in death. By fearing the Lord, people avoid evil. the gray hair of experience is the splendor of the old. NLT/KJV Bound for Glory Parallel Bible, Hardcover, NLT One Year Chronological Bible Creative Expressions, Softcover, The One Year Chronological Bible NLT - eBook, NLT Life Application Large-Print Study Bible, Third Edition--soft leather-look, brown, tan, red letter (indexed). The prudent carefully consider their steps. 17 If you help the poor, you are lending to the Lord—    and he will repay you! 4 Wealth makes many “friends”;    poverty drives them all away. Proverbs 13:20. wisdom flows from the wise like a bubbling brook. Pro 13:21. 19 A lazy person’s way is blocked with briers,    but the path of the upright is an open highway. than a hundred lashes on the back of a fool. 16 Giving a gift can open doors;    it gives access to important people! 22 Plans go wrong for lack of advice;    many advisers bring success. 10 Pride leads to conflict;    those who take advice are wise. NASB ©: He who walks with wise men will be wise, But the companion of fools will suffer harm. Those who love their children care enough to discipline them. 20 Get all the advice and instruction you can,    so you will be wise the rest of your life. Keep your eyes open, and there will be plenty to eat! This is a good time to teach Proverbs 12:16. 11 Evil people are eager for rebellion,    but they will be severely punished. 9 A false witness will not go unpunished,    and a liar will be destroyed. but a fool’s eyes wander to the ends of the earth. Otherwise you will ruin their lives. 23 Work brings profit,    but mere talk leads to poverty! 23 Everyone enjoys a fitting reply;    it is wonderful to say the right thing at the right time! Proverbs 14. with their mouths shut, they seem intelligent. 15 Lazy people sleep soundly,    but idleness leaves them hungry. those who accept it avoid the snares of death. Get a deposit if he does it for foreigners.[o]. 9 We can make our plans,    but the Lord determines our steps. But can they be trusted? 19 Hot-tempered people must pay the penalty. your light will be snuffed out in total darkness. 24 Wealth is a crown for the wise;    the effort of fools yields only foolishness. 12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick,    but a dream fulfilled is a tree of life. Proverbs 12:20 New King James Version << Proverbs 11 | Proverbs 12 | Proverbs 13 >> 20 Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy. 3Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin. 13 Spouting off before listening to the facts    is both shameful and foolish. 12 Ears to hear and eyes to see—    both are gifts from the Lord. 10 Whoever abandons the right path will be severely disciplined;    whoever hates correction will die. it settles disputes between powerful opponents. 27 Scoundrels create trouble;    their words are a destructive blaze. Proverbs 4:14, KJV: "Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men." 25 There is a path before each person that seems right,    but it ends in death. 20 Wine produces mockers; alcohol leads to brawls. Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble. Proverbs 18:24 NLT There are "friends" who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother. 14 Fathers can give their sons an inheritance of houses and wealth,    but only the Lord can give an understanding wife. 16 The wise are cautious[c] and avoid danger;    fools plunge ahead with reckless confidence. The people you choose to spend time with and get advice from matters a lot to your future. New Living Translation (NLT). 30 A peaceful heart leads to a healthy body;    jealousy is like cancer in the bones. 13 A foolish child[m] is a calamity to a father;    a quarrelsome wife is as annoying as constant dripping. those who rejoice at the misfortune of others will be punished. Proverbs 13:20 KJ21 He that walketh with wise men shall be wise, but a companion of fools shall be destroyed. Get a deposit if he does it for foreigners. 4 Without oxen a stable stays clean,    but you need a strong ox for a large harvest. 2 People may be pure in their own eyes,    but the Lord examines their motives. Proverbs 13:19 Desire fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but turning from evil is detestable to fools. 28 The heart of the godly thinks carefully before speaking;    the mouth of the wicked overflows with evil words. Proverbs 12. 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