Bible VersionsNASProverbs 1:13; Proverbs 1:28; Proverbs 2:5; Proverbs 3:4; Proverbs 3:13; Proverbs 4:22; Proverbs 6:31; Proverbs 6:33; Proverbs 7:15; Proverbs 8:9; Proverbs 8:12; Proverbs 8:17; Proverbs 8:35; Proverbs 10:13; Proverbs 16:20; Proverbs 16:31; Proverbs 17:20; Proverbs 18:22; Proverbs 19:8; Proverbs 20:6; Proverbs 21:21; Proverbs 24:14; Proverbs 25:16; Proverbs 28:23; Proverbs 31:10
Proverbs 1:13; Proverbs 1:28; Proverbs 2:5; Proverbs 3:4; Proverbs 3:13; Proverbs 4:22; Proverbs 6:31; Proverbs 6:33; Proverbs 7:15; Proverbs 8:9; Proverbs 8:12; Proverbs 8:17; Proverbs 8:35; Proverbs 10:13; Proverbs 16:20; Proverbs 16:31; Proverbs 17:20; Proverbs 18:22; Proverbs 19:8; Proverbs 20:6; Proverbs 21:21; Proverbs 24:14; Proverbs 25:16; Proverbs 28:23; Proverbs 31:10 (New American Standard)
We will find all kinds of precious wealth, We will fill our houses with spoil ;
"Then they will call on me, but I will not answer ; They will seek me diligently but they will not find me,
Then you will discern the fear of the LORD And discover the knowledge of God.
So you will find favor and good repute In the sight of God and man.
How blessed is the man who finds wisdom And the man who gains understanding.
For they are life to those who find them And health to all their body.
But when he is found, he must repay sevenfold ; He must give all the substance of his house.
Wounds and disgrace he will find, And his reproach will not be blotted out.
"Therefore I have come out to meet you, To seek your presence earnestly, and I have found you.
"They are all straightforward to him who understands, And right to those who find knowledge.
"I, wisdom, dwell with prudence, And I find knowledge and discretion.
"I love those who love me; And those who diligently seek me will find me.
"For he who finds me finds life And obtains favor from the LORD.
On the lips of the discerning, wisdom is found, But a rod is for the back of him who lacks understanding.
He who gives attention to the word will find good, And blessed is he who trusts in the LORD.
A gray head is a crown of glory ; It is found in the way of righteousness.
He who has a crooked mind finds no good, And he who is perverted in his language falls into evil.
He who finds a wife finds a good thing And obtains favor from the LORD.
He who gets wisdom loves his own soul ; He who keeps understanding will find good.
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty, But who can find a trustworthy man ?
He who pursues righteousness and loyalty Finds life, righteousness and honor.
Know that wisdom is thus for your soul ; If you find it, then there will be a future, And your hope will not be cut off.
Have you found honey ? Eat only what you need, That you not have it in excess and vomit it.
He who rebukes a man will afterward find more favor Than he who flatters with the tongue.
An excellent wife, who can find ? For her worth is far above jewels.
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