Proverbs 18:1-10 NRS

1 The one who lives alone is self-indulgent, showing contempt for all who have sound judgment. a

References for Proverbs 18:1

    • š 18:1 - Meaning of Heb uncertain
      2 A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing personal opinion.
      3 When wickedness comes, contempt comes also; and with dishonor comes disgrace.
      4 The words of the mouth are deep waters; the fountain of wisdom is a gushing stream.
      5 It is not right to be partial to the guilty, or to subvert the innocent in judgment.
      6 A fool's lips bring strife, and a fool's mouth invites a flogging.
      7 The mouths of fools are their ruin, and their lips a snare to themselves.
      8 The words of a whisperer are like delicious morsels; they go down into the inner parts of the body.
      9 One who is slack in work is close kin to a vandal.
      10 The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run into it and are safe.