Proverbs 18:12-22 KJV

12 Before destruction the heart of man is haughty , and before honour is humility.
13 He that answeretha a matter before he heareth it, it is folly and shame unto him.

References for Proverbs 18:13

    • ¹ 18:13 - answereth...: Heb. returneth a word
      14 The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear ?
      15 The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.
      16 A man's gift maketh room for him, and bringeth him before great men.
      17 He that is first in his own cause seemeth just; but his neighbour cometh and searcheth him.
      18 The lot causeth contentions to cease , and parteth between the mighty.
      19 A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.
      20 A man's belly shall be satisfied with the fruit of his mouth; and with the increase of his lips shall he be filled .
      21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
      22 Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD.