Proverbs 22:1-11 KJV

1 A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and lovinga favour rather than silver and gold.

References for Proverbs 22:1

    • Î 22:1 - loving...: or, favour is better than, etc
      2 The rich and poor meet together : the LORD is the maker of them all.
      3 A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on , and are punished .
      4 Byb humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, and honour, and life.

      References for Proverbs 22:4

        • Ï 22:4 - By...: or, The reward of humility, etc
          5 Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward: he that doth keep his soul shall be far from them.
          6 Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old , he will not depart from it.
          7 The rich ruleth over the poor , and the borrower is servant to the lender * .c

          References for Proverbs 22:7

            • Ð 22:7 - the lender: Heb. the man that lendeth
              8 He that soweth iniquity shall reap vanity: and the rodd of his anger shall fail .

              References for Proverbs 22:8

                • Ñ 22:8 - the rod...: or, with the rod of his anger he shall be consumed
                  9 He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed ; for he giveth of his bread to the poor.
                  10 Cast out the scorner , and contention shall go out ; yea, strife and reproach shall cease .
                  11 He that loveth pureness * of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.