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Appetites Of The Sluggard And The Diligent – Proverbs 13:4

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Appetites Of The Sluggard And The Diligent
Proverbs 13:4 (NIV)

4) A sluggard’s appetite is never filled,
but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The lazy lout settles for less than is possible.
The assiduous worker is fulfilled.

#sluggard #appetite #never #filled #desires #diligent #fully #satisfied

Sparsely Speaking Enhances Security – Proverbs 13:3

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Sparsely Speaking Enhances Security
Proverbs 13:3 (NIV)

3 Those who guard their lips preserve their lives,
but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Speak sparingly to protect your privacy and safety.

#those #guard #their #lips #preserve #lives #speak #rashly #come #ruin

Good And Evil Speech – Proverbs 13:2

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Good And Evil Speech
Proverbs 13:2 (NIV)

2 From the fruit of their lips people enjoy good things,
but the unfaithful have an appetite for violence.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Although beneficial speech is rewarded,
the ungodly prefer to speak for violence.

#fruit #lips #people #enjoy #good #things #unfaithful #appetite #violence

Mockers Versus Wise Sons – Proverbs 13:1

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Mockers Versus Wise Sons
Proverbs 13:1 (NIV)

1 A wise son heeds his father’s instruction,
but a mocker does not respond to rebukes.

Proverbs Club Commentary

First, let’s apply this to both sons and daughters.

Wise progeny embrace parental guidance.
Fools ignore it.

#wise #son #heeds #father #instruction #mocker #respond #rebukes

Appetites Of The Righteous And The Wicked – Proverbs 13:25

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Appetites Of The Righteous And The Wicked
Proverbs 13:25 (NIV)

25 The righteous eat to their hearts’ content,
but the stomach of the wicked goes hungry.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Righteous, like birds, are sated by God.
The Wicked have a hunger that cannot be satisfied.

#righteous #eat #hearts #content #stomach #wicked #hungry