is like t a city broken into and left without walls. 7  The one who keeps the law is a son with understanding. 3 The crucible is for silver, and the furnace is for gold, and the Lord tests hearts. 26  bthe lambs will provide your clothing. but for la piece of bread a man will do wrong. but with a man of understanding and knowledge. 18  rWhoever tends a fig tree will eat its fruit. Proverbs 26:2 NIV Proverbs 26:2 NLT Proverbs 26:2 ESV Proverbs 26:2 NASB Proverbs 26:2 KJV Proverbs 26:2 Bible Apps Proverbs 26:2 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 26:2 Chinese Bible Proverbs 26:2 French Bible Proverbs 26:2 German Bible Bible Hub ESV Text Edition: 2016. 22  for you will heap lburning coals on his head, 24  mIt is better to live in a corner of the housetop. but whoever hastens to be rich jwill not go unpunished. 17 Better is a dry morsel with quiet than a house full of feasting [] with strife. but he who is crooked in his ways will suddenly fall. Proverbs 16 The Proverbs of Solomon. 17  Let your foot be seldom in your neighbor’s house. 2 Desire 1 without knowledge is not good, and whoever c makes haste with his feet misses his way. and pthe drippings of the honeycomb are sweet to your taste. and will he not repay man naccording to his work? 2  Let zanother praise you, and not your own mouth; 3  A stone is heavy, and sand is weighty. 12  nThe prudent sees danger and hides himself. 12 Do you see a man who is wise in his own eyes? ESV® Text Edition: 2016. CSB Christian … 17  vDo not rejoice when your enemy falls. [a]11 Like (N)a dog that returns to his vomit    is (O)a fool who repeats his folly.12 Do you see a man who is (P)wise in his own eyes? 23  tLike the uglaze2 covering an earthen vessel, 24  Whoever hates disguises himself with his lips. 14  Know that wisdom is such to your soul; 15  rLie not in wait as a wicked man against the dwelling of the righteous; 16  sfor the righteous falls tseven times and rises again. 27 It is q not good to eat much honey, nor is it glorious to r seek one’s own glory. Pro 26:17 - He who passes by and meddles in a quarrel not his own Is like one who takes a dog by the ears. 3 A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a rod for the back of fools. 23 t Like the u glaze 2 covering an earthen vessel are fervent lips with an evil heart. Like the glaze covering an earthen vessel are fervent lips with an evil heart. but when wthe wicked rise, people hide themselves. 23  yKnow well the condition of your flocks. 4  Those who forsake the law gpraise the wicked. that I may manswer him who reproaches me. 28 A man s without self-control. The English Standard Version is published with the permission of Good News Publishers. The sluggard says, “There is a lion in the road! Do you see a man who is wise in his own eyes? 1 a The proverbs of Solomon, son of David, king of Israel: ... 26 for the L ord will be your confidence. Proverbs 4:25 - NIV. 14  Blessed is the one who zfears the Lord2 always. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 26 though his hatred be covered with deception, his wickedness will be exposed in the assembly. October 26, 2020 > NIV KJV ESV NKJV. 26 Like snow in summer or u rain in harvest, so v honor is w not fitting for a fool.. 2 Like x a sparrow in its flitting, like a swallow in its flying, y a curse that is causeless does not alight.. 3 z A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a a rod for the back of fools.. 4 b Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest you be like him yourself. 25  vwhen he speaks graciously, believe him not. 8  Like fa bird that strays from its nest, and the sweetness of a friend comes from his earnest counsel.1. ESV Study Bible, Black Genuine Leather. 25  aWhen the grass is gone and the new growth appears. Bible … but the glory of kings is to osearch things out. It is the glory of God to conceal things, but the glory of kings is to search things out. 12  Do you see a man who is jwise in his own eyes? is a righteous man who gives way before the wicked. 2  Like xa sparrow in its flitting, like a swallow in its flying. There is more hope for a fool than for him. is a righteous man who gives way before the wicked. Proverbs 26 Like snow in summer or rain in harvest, so honor is not fitting for a fool. Proverbs 26:11 NIV Proverbs 26:11 NLT Proverbs 26:11 ESV Proverbs 26:11 NASB Proverbs 26:11 KJV Proverbs 26:11 Bible Apps Proverbs 26:11 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 26:11 Chinese Bible Proverbs 26:11 French Bible Proverbs 26:11 German Bible Bible Hub ESV Text Edition: 2016. 20  A faithful man will abound with blessings. is one who hires a passing fool or drunkard. Proverbs 25:26: [Ezek. ya curse that is causeless does not alight. 15  With epatience a ruler may be persuaded. 20  Whoever jsings songs to a heavy heart. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. ESV Value Large Print Compact Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Black) Retail: $19.99. Proverbs 25:26. 3 A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a rod for the back of fools. 19  iWhoever works his land will have plenty of bread. 26 Like a muddied spring or a polluted fountain is a righteous man who gives way before the wicked. Proverbs 26:12 NIV Proverbs 26:12 NLT Proverbs 26:12 ESV Proverbs 26:12 NASB Proverbs 26:12 KJV Proverbs 26:12 Bible Apps Proverbs 26:12 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 26:12 Chinese Bible Proverbs 26:12 French Bible Proverbs 26:12 German Bible Bible Hub ESV Text Edition: 2016. 17:7; 19:10not fitting for a fool. Proverbs 12:26 ESV. 11  jRescue those who are being taken away to death; hold back those who are stumbling to the slaughter. ESV Illuminated Bible, Art Journaling Edition, Black Topgrain Leather, ESV Large Print Thinline Bible (TruTone, Turquoise, Emblem Design), ESV Women's Study Bible--soft leather-look, teal, ESV Family Devotional Bible (TruTone, Brown), Leather, imitation, Brown, ESV Scripture Journal: New Testament Boxed Set of 19, ESV Pastor's Bible (TruTone, Brown) Imitation Leather. 26 Like p a muddied spring or a polluted fountain. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} There is a lion in the streets!” As a door turns on its hinges, so does a sluggard on his bed. 28  cThe wicked flee when no one pursues. NET RSV ASV YLT DBY WEB ... Proverbs 26 :: English Standard Version (ESV) Strong's. 29 He who is often reproved, yet stiffens his neck, will suddenly be broken beyond healing. but the blameless swill have a goodly inheritance. 26  Whoever utrusts in his own mind is a fool. Cancel. but the one who trusts in the Lord will tbe enriched. 27  xWhoever digs a pit will fall into it. 13  Whoever xconceals his transgressions will not prosper. English Standard Version (ESV). and do not join with those who do otherwise. ESV 27 Whoever digs a pit will fall into it, and a stone will come back on him who starts it rolling. Cite Share Print. 16  If you have ffound honey, eat gonly enough for you. is like a war club, or ia sword, or a sharp arrow. 18  A man who hbears false witness against his neighbor. is like apples of gold in a setting of silver. Read verse in English Standard Version Proverbs 26:17 Whoever meddles in a quarrel not his own is like one who takes a passing dog by the ears. 4 By justice a king builds up the land, but he who exacts gifts [] tears it down. 31  and behold, it was all overgrown with thorns; 34  and poverty will come upon you like a robber. 12  If you say, “Behold, we did not know this,”. Proverbs 26:11 Like a dog that returns to his vomit is a fool who repeats his folly. 4  Wrath is cruel, anger is overwhelming. Like a dog that returns to his vomit is a fool who repeats his folly. 13  lThe sluggard says, “There is a lion in the road! is like one who takes a passing dog by the ears. The repetition of entire proverbs (compare 6:10-11 with 24:33-34; 14:12 with 16:25; 18:8 with 26:22; 20:16 with 27:13; 21:19 with 25:24) or parts of proverbs may serve a poetic purpose. ESV: English Standard Version 2016 . 4  bAnswer not a fool according to his folly. is like ta city broken into and left without walls. than a rich man who is lcrooked in his ways. 3  zA whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey. Like #ch. 26 t Ponder 3 the path of your feet; u then all your ways will be sure. 28  When xthe wicked rise, ypeople hide themselves. but whoever ahardens his heart will fall into calamity. 26  Like snow in summer or urain in harvest. 8  Whoever multiplies his wealth nby interest and profit1. ogathers it for him who is pgenerous to the poor. 2 m All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the Lord n weighs the spirit. 18  Like a madman who throws ofirebrands, arrows, and death. Font Size. Like snow in summer or #[1 Sam. 3. and rthe smith has material for a vessel; 5  take away sthe wicked from the presence of the king. than in a house shared with a quarrelsome wife. so is ra quarrelsome man for kindling strife. but he who follows worthless pursuits will have plenty of poverty. but he who walks in wisdom will be delivered. 5 Answer a fool according to his folly, than to be put lower in the presence of a noble. 12:17] rain in harvest,so #[ver. and vnever satisfied are the eyes of man. ... Read Proverbs 4 online (ESV) Let your eyes look straight ahead; fix your gaze directly before you. The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; it wears him out to bring it back to his mouth. 4 Answer not a fool … is a righteous man who gives way before the wicked. 84:3 a sparrow in its flitting, like a swallow in its flying, 5  cAnswer a fool according to his folly, 6  Whoever sends a message by the hand of a fool. ... ESV English Standard Version. but to one who is hungry everything bitter is sweet. and does a crown endure to all generations? but those who keep the law hstrive against them. but uthe wicked stumble in times of calamity. 19  Trusting in a treacherous man in time of trouble. 27 It is q not good to eat much honey, nor is it glorious to r seek one’s own glory. 2 Like a sparrow in its flitting, like a swallow in its flying, a curse that is causeless does not alight. 3 He who loves wisdom makes his father glad, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth. but those who seek the Lord junderstand it completely. Read full chapter. Read verse in English Standard Version There is a lion in the streets!”14 As a door turns on its hinges,    so does a sluggard on his bed.15 (S)The sluggard buries his hand in the dish;    it wears him out to bring it back to his mouth.16 The sluggard is (T)wiser in his own eyes    (U)than seven men who can answer sensibly.17 Whoever meddles in a quarrel not his own    is like one who takes a passing dog by the ears.18 Like a madman who throws (V)firebrands, arrows, and death19 is the man who deceives his neighbor    and says, “I am only joking!”20 For lack of wood the fire goes out,    and where there is no (W)whisperer, (X)quarreling ceases.21 As charcoal to hot embers and wood to fire,    so is (Y)a quarrelsome man for kindling strife.22 (Z)The words of (AA)a whisperer are like delicious morsels;    they go down into the inner parts of the body.23 (AB)Like the (AC)glaze[b] covering an earthen vessel    are fervent lips with an evil heart.24 Whoever hates disguises himself with his lips    and harbors deceit in his heart;25 (AD)when he speaks graciously, believe him not,    for there are (AE)seven abominations in his heart;26 though his hatred be covered with deception,    his wickedness will be exposed in the assembly.27 (AF)Whoever digs a pit will fall into it,    and a stone will come back on him who starts it rolling.28 A lying tongue hates its victims,    and a flattering mouth works ruin. 19 the Proverbs of Solomon which the men of Hezekiah king of Judah copied xCrush fool. 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