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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.

Bright Light Or Extinguished Lamp – Proverbs 13:9

Bright Light Or Extinguished Lamp
Proverbs 13:9

9 The light of the righteous shines brightly,
but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out.

NIV

PCDC Commentary

The Righteous shine.
The Wicked smother.

Wealth And Poverty – Proverbs 13:8

Wealth And Poverty
Proverbs 13:8

8 A person’s riches may ransom their life,
but the poor cannot respond to threatening rebukes.

New International Version (NIV)

PCDC Commentary

Wealth may protect your reputation.
Poverty prevents you from counteracting.

Pretending Your Wealth – Proverbs 13:7

Pretending Your Wealth
Proverbs 13 verse 7

7 One person pretends to be rich, yet has nothing;
another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth.

PCDC Commentary

The poor pretend to be rich.
The rich pretend to be poor.
Financial status is a personal and private issue.