Bible VersionsNIVProverbs 1:9; Proverbs 3:4; Proverbs 3:22; Proverbs 3:34; Proverbs 4:9; Proverbs 5:19; Proverbs 11:16; Proverbs 13:15; Proverbs 17:8; Proverbs 22:1; Proverbs 22:11; Proverbs 28:23; Proverbs 31:30
Proverbs 1:9; Proverbs 3:4; Proverbs 3:22; Proverbs 3:34; Proverbs 4:9; Proverbs 5:19; Proverbs 11:16; Proverbs 13:15; Proverbs 17:8; Proverbs 22:1; Proverbs 22:11; Proverbs 28:23; Proverbs 31:30 (New International Version)
They will be a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.
Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man.
they will be life for you, an ornament to grace your neck.
He mocks proud mockers but gives grace to the humble.
She will set a garland of grace on your head and present you with a crown of splendor."
A loving doe, a graceful deer-- may her breasts satisfy you always, may you ever be captivated by her love.
A kindhearted woman gains respect, but ruthless men gain only wealth.
Good understanding wins favor, but the way of the unfaithful is hard.
A bribe is a charm to the one who gives it; wherever he turns, he succeeds.
A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold.
He who loves a pure heart and whose speech is gracious will have the king for his friend.
He who rebukes a man will in the end gain more favor than he who has a flattering tongue.
Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.
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