Like a broken tooth or a lame foot is reliance on the unfaithful in a time of trouble.
Like one who takes away a garment on a cold day, or like vinegar poured on a wound, is one who sings songs to a heavy heart.
If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat; if he is thirsty, give him water to drink.
In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head, and the LORD will reward you.
References for Proverbs 25:22
Like a north wind that brings unexpected rain is a sly tongue—which provokes a horrified look.
Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife.
References for Proverbs 25:24
Like cold water to a weary soul is good news from a distant land.
References for Proverbs 25:25
Like a muddied spring or a polluted well are the righteous who give way to the wicked.
It is not good to eat too much honey, nor is it honorable to search out matters that are too deep.
References for Proverbs 25:27
Like a city whose walls are broken through is a person who lacks self-control.