How To Wise Up – Proverbs 17:16

How To Wise Up
Proverbs 17:16 (NIV)

16 Why should fools have money in hand to buy wisdom,
when they are not able to understand it?

Proverbs Club Commentary

Knowledge is required to understand wisdom.
Wisdom can be taught, but not bought.

#fools #money_in_hand #money #wisdom #understand #buy

Haughty: Distainfully Proud – Proverbs 16:18

Haughty: Disdainfully Proud
Proverbs 16:18 (NIV)

18 Pride goes before destruction,
a haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Pride, the original sin, brings destruction.
A disdainfully proud spirit brings condemnation.
Bury Pride!

#pride #haughty #spirit #destruction #haughty_spirit #before #fall

Patience Trumps Impetuousness – Proverbs 15:18

Patience Trumps Impetuousness
Proverbs 15:18 (NIV)

 

18 A hot-tempered person stirs up conflict,
but the one who is patient calms a quarrel.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Disagreements are best managed with poise and restraint.

#hot-tempered #conflict #patient #quarrel #stirs_up #calms

Crown Of The Prudent, Folly Of The Simple – Proverbs 14:18

Crown Of The Prudent, Folly Of The Simple
Proverbs 14:18 (NIV)

18 The simple inherit folly,
but the prudent are crowned with knowledge.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Foolishness springs from ignorance.
Knowledge springs from prudence.

#simple #inherit #folly #prudent #knowledge #crowned

Heed (or Discard) Discipline – Proverbs 13:18

Heed (or Discard) Discipline
Proverbs 13:18 (NIV)

18 Whoever disregards discipline
comes to poverty and shame,
but whoever heeds correction is honored.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Discipline is required to stay on the Narrow Path.
Poverty and shame is averted.

#disregards #discipline #poverty #shame #heeds #correction #honored