Proverbs 20:17-27 KJV

17 Bread of deceita is sweet to a man; but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel.

References for Proverbs 20:17

    • Â 20:17 - deceit: Heb. lying, or, falsehood
      18 Every purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war.
      19 He that goeth about as a talebearer revealeth secrets: therefore meddle not with him that flatterethb with his lips.

      References for Proverbs 20:19

        • Ã 20:19 - flattereth: or, enticeth
          20 Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lampc shall be put out in obscure * darkness.

          References for Proverbs 20:20

            • Ä 20:20 - lamp: or, candle
              21 An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; but the end thereof shall not be blessed .
              22 Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on the LORD, and he shall save thee.
              23 Divers weights are an abomination unto the LORD; and a falsed balance is not good.

              References for Proverbs 20:23

                • Å 20:23 - a false...: Heb. balance of deceit
                  24 Man's goings are of the LORD; how can a man then understand his own way?
                  25 It is a snare to the man who devoureth that which is holy, and after vows to make enquiry .
                  26 A wise king scattereth the wicked, and bringeth the wheel over them.
                  27 The spirit of man is the candlee of the LORD, searching all the inward parts of the belly.

                  References for Proverbs 20:27

                    • Æ 20:27 - candle: or, lamp