Proverbs 1:2

2 Written down so we'll know how to live well and right, to understand what life means and where it's going;

Proverbs 1:2 In-Context

1 These are the wise sayings of Solomon, David's son, Israel's king -
2 Written down so we'll know how to live well and right, to understand what life means and where it's going;
3 A manual for living, for learning what's right and just and fair;
4 To teach the inexperienced the ropes and give our young people a grasp on reality.
5 There's something here also for seasoned men and women,
Published by permission. Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. All rights reserved.