Proverbs 20:2-12 KJV

2 The fear of a king is as the roaring of a lion: whoso provoketh him to anger sinneth against his own soul.
3 It is an honour for a man to cease from strife: but every fool will be meddling .
4 The sluggard will not plow by reason of the cold;a therefore shall he beg in harvest, and have nothing.

References for Proverbs 20:4

    • ¿ 20:4 - cold: or, winter
      5 Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; but a man of understanding will draw it out .
      6 Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness:b but a faithful man who can find ?

      References for Proverbs 20:6

        • À 20:6 - goodness: or, bounty
          7 The just man walketh in his integrity: his children are blessed after him.
          8 A king that sitteth in the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
          9 Who can say , I have made my heart clean , I am pure from my sin?
          10 Divers weights *,c and divers measures *, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.

          References for Proverbs 20:10

            • Á 20:10 - Divers weights: Heb. A stone and a stone
              11 Even a child is known by his doings, whether his work be pure, and whether it be right.
              12 The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.