Proverbs 7:1-11 NLT

1 Follow my advice, my son; always treasure my commands.
2 Obey my commands and live! Guard my instructions as you guard your own eyes.a

References for Proverbs 7:2

    • 7:2 - Hebrew as the pupil of your eye.
      3 Tie them on your fingers as a reminder. Write them deep within your heart.
      4 Love wisdom like a sister; make insight a beloved member of your family.
      5 Let them protect you from an affair with an immoral woman, from listening to the flattery of a promiscuous woman.
      6 While I was at the window of my house, looking through the curtain,
      7 I saw some naive young men, and one in particular who lacked common sense.
      8 He was crossing the street near the house of an immoral woman, strolling down the path by her house.
      9 It was at twilight, in the evening, as deep darkness fell.
      10 The woman approached him, seductively dressed and sly of heart.
      11 She was the brash, rebellious type, never content to stay at home.