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A Foolish Child And A Quarrelsome Spouse – Proverbs 19:14

A Foolish Child And A Quarrelsome Spouse
Proverbs 19:14 (NIV)

13 A foolish child is a father’s ruin,
and a quarrelsome wife is like
the constant dripping of a leaky roof.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A brat or a nag will destroy a family.
Their torment must not be allowed to linger.

Initiate Rage Or Favor – Proverbs 19:12

Initiate Rage Or Favor
Proverbs 19:12 (NIV)

12 A king’s rage is like the roar of a lion,
but his favor is like dew on the grass.

Proverbs Club Commentary
Mollify leaders to insure peace instead of anger.

Wisdom Brings Tolerance – Proverbs 19:11

Wisdom Brings Tolerance
Proverbs 19:11 (NIV)

11 A person’s wisdom yields patience;
it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Wisdom brings tolerance to the righteous
to forgive others.

Fools, Slaves, and Princes – Proverbs 19:10

Fools, Slaves, and Princes
Proverbs 19:10

10 It is not fitting for a fool to live in luxury;
how much worse for a slave to rule over princes!

Proverbs Club Commentary

Christians, as children of Jesus, the King,
are princes and princesses
that should live a blessed life
that eclipses the lives of others.

Fate Of Liars – Proverbs 19:9

Fate Of Liars
Proverbs 19:9

9 A false witness will not go unpunished,
and whoever pours out lies will perish.

NIV

Commentary

A false witness will be punished.
A liar will perish.
BTW, a false witness is a liar.