Proverbs 20:12-22 CSB

12 The hearing ear and the seeing eye- the Lord made them both.a

References for Proverbs 20:12

    • o 20:12 - Pr 22:2; 29:13
      13 Don't love sleep, or you will become poor; open your eyes, and you'll have enough to eat.b

      References for Proverbs 20:13

        • p 20:13 - Pr 6:10-11; 24:33-34
          14 "It's worthless, it's worthless!" the buyer says, but after he is on his way, he gloats.
          15 There is gold and a multitude of jewels, but knowledgeable lips are a rare treasure.c

          References for Proverbs 20:15

            • q 20:15 - Pr 3:15; 8:11
              16 Take his garment,d for he has put up security for a stranger; get collateral if it is for foreigners.e

              References for Proverbs 20:16

                • r 20:16 - A debtor's outer garment held as collateral; Dt 24:12-13,17; Jb 22:6
                • s 20:16 - Pr 6:1-5; 11:15; 27:13
                  17 Food gained by fraud is sweet to a man, but afterwards his mouth is full of gravel.
                  18 Finalize plans through counsel, and wage war with sound guidance.f

                  References for Proverbs 20:18

                    • t 20:18 - Pr 11:14; 15:22; 24:6
                      19 The one who reveals secrets is a constant gossip; avoid someone with a big mouth.g

                      References for Proverbs 20:19

                        • u 20:19 - Pr 11:13; Lv 19:16
                          20 Whoever curses his father or mother- his lamp will go out in deep darkness.h

                          References for Proverbs 20:20

                            • v 20:20 - Pr 24:20; Ex 21:17
                              21 An inheritance gained prematurely will not be blessed ultimately.i

                              References for Proverbs 20:21

                                • w 20:21 - Pr 21:5; 23:5; 28:22
                                  22 Don't say, "I will avenge this evil!" Wait on the Lord, and He will rescue you.j

                                  References for Proverbs 20:22