Proverbs 15:23-33 KJV

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 pleasanta 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 instructionb 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.