Proverbs 15 KJV

2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright : but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.
3 The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.
4 A wholesomea tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit.

References for Proverbs 15:4

    • ¢ 15:4 - A wholesome...: Heb. The healing of the tongue
      6 In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the revenues of the wicked is trouble .
      7 The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: but the heart of the foolish doeth not so.
      8 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
      9 The way of the wicked is an abomination unto the LORD: but he loveth him that followeth after righteousness.
      10 Correctionb is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die .

      References for Proverbs 15:10

        • £ 15:10 - Correction: or, Instruction
          11 Hell and destruction are before the LORD: how much more then the hearts of the children of men?
          12 A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him: neither will he go unto the wise.
          13 A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance: but by sorrow of the heart the spirit is broken.
          14 The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth * of fools feedeth on foolishness.
          15 All the days of the afflicted are evil: but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast.
          16 Better is little with the fear of the LORD than great treasure and trouble therewith.
          17 Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.
          18 A wrathful man stirreth up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
          19 The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain .
          20 A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.
          21 Folly is joy to him that is destitutec of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly .

          References for Proverbs 15:21

            • ¤ 15:21 - destitute...: Heb. void of heart
              22 Without counsel purposes are disappointed : but in the multitude of counsellors they are established .
              23 A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: and a word spoken in due season, how good is it!
              24 The way of life is above to the wise , that he may depart from hell beneath.
              25 The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.
              26 The thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the LORD: but the words of the pure are pleasantd words.

              References for Proverbs 15:26

                • ¥ 15:26 - pleasant...: Heb. words of pleasantness
                  27 He that is greedy of gain troubleth his own house; but he that hateth gifts shall live .
                  28 The heart of the righteous studieth to answer : but the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things.
                  29 The LORD is far from the wicked: but he heareth the prayer of the righteous.
                  30 The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart: and a good report maketh the bones fat .
                  31 The ear that heareth the reproof of life abideth among the wise.
                  32 He that refuseth instructione despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.

                  References for Proverbs 15:32

                    • ¦ 15:32 - instruction: or, correction
                      33 The fear of the LORD is the instruction of wisdom; and before honour is humility.