Anger is cruel and fury overwhelming, but who can stand before jealousy?
References for Proverbs 27:4
Better is open rebuke than hidden love.
Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.
References for Proverbs 27:6
One who is full loathes honey from the comb, but to the hungry even what is bitter tastes sweet.
Like a bird that flees its nest is anyone who flees from home.
References for Proverbs 27:8
Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart, and the pleasantness of a friend springs from their heartfelt advice.
References for Proverbs 27:9
Do not forsake your friend or a friend of your family, and do not go to your relative’s house when disaster strikes you— better a neighbor nearby than a relative far away.
References for Proverbs 27:10
Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.
References for Proverbs 27:11
The prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.
References for Proverbs 27:12
Take the garment of one who puts up security for a stranger; hold it in pledge if it is done for an outsider.
References for Proverbs 27:13
If anyone loudly blesses their neighbor early in the morning, it will be taken as a curse.