PROVERBS 13:10-17 – WISE COMPARISONS

ADHERENCE TO ADVICE IS BETTER THAN THE ARROGANCE OF PRIDE

Proverbs 13:10 – Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.

HONEST LABOR IS BETTER THAN DISHONEST LAZINESS

Proverbs 13:11 – Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathereth by labour shall increase.

FULFILLMENT IS BETTER THAN DELAY

Proverbs 13:12 – Hope deferred maketh the heart sick: but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life.

TO RESPECT THE WORD (OF GOD) IS BETTER THAN TO DESPISE THE WORD

Proverbs 13:13 – Whoso despiseth the word shall be destroyed: but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.

Proverbs 13:14 – The law of the wise is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.

Proverbs 13:15 – Good understanding giveth favour: but the way of transgressors is hard.

­TO BE PRUDENT IS BETTER THAN TO BE A FOOL

Proverbs 13:16 – Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open his folly.

TO BE A FAITHFUL AMBASSADOR IS BETTER THAN TO BE A WICKED MESSENGER

Proverbs 13:17 – A wicked messenger falleth into mischief: but a faithful ambassador is health.