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Wisdom Can Put You On The Narrow Path – Proverbs 13:14

Wisdom Can Put You On The Narrow Path
Proverbs 13:14 (NIV)

14 The teaching of the wise is a fountain of life,
turning a person from the snares of death.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Seek wisdom.
Follow the narrow path.
Live forever.

Receiving Profit Or Loss – Proverbs 13:13

Receiving Profit Or Loss
Proverbs 13:13 (NIV)

13 Whoever scorns instruction will pay for it,
but whoever respects a command is rewarded.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Fools are chastised for their rebellion.
The wise profit from their obedience.

Hope Deferred, Hope Fulfilled – Proverbs 13:12

Hope Deferred, Hope Fulfilled
Proverbs 13:12

12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick,
but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.

Proverbs Club Commentary

While delayed hope is disheartening,
its’ realization invigorates.

Savings Versus Ill Gotten Booty – Proverbs 13:11

Savings Versus Ill Gotten Booty
Proverbs 13:11

11 Dishonest money dwindles away,
but whoever gathers money little by little makes it grow.

NIV

Proverbs Club Commentary

Ill gotten booty grows wings.
Little sums to savings grow.

Consequences Of Pride And Wisdom – Proverbs 13:10

Consequences Of Pride And Wisdom
Proverbs 13:10

10 Where there is strife, there is pride,
but wisdom is found in those who take advice.

NIV

PCDC Commentary

Pride, the original sin, breeds conflict.
Wisdom, the original insight, breeds peace.