Bible Verses about Proverbs

Proverbs are widely used in the Bible to express a general truth for practical, Godly living. The Bible uses proverbs to instruct people towards the path of wisdom. The Bible book of Proverbs refers to "sayings of the wise" and was written by King Solomon.

The proverbs contained in this book are not to be interpreted as prophecies or their statements about effects and results as promises. The goal of wisdom is through reverence, fear, trust, and commitment to the Lord and his instructions on how we should best live. Below are some of the most popular Bible verses from Proverbs.