And His children will have a place of refuge. 11 (H)The house of the wicked will be overthrown,But the tent of the upright will flourish. The Wiles of a Harlot - My son, keep my words, And treasure my commands within you. 29 (U)He who is slow to wrath has great understanding,But he who is [g]impulsive exalts folly. 25 A true witness [f]delivers (S)souls,But a deceitful witness speaks lies. Proverbs 14:12 There is a way that seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death. 33 Wisdom rests in the heart of him who has understanding,But (AA)what is in the heart of fools is made known. The Book of Proverbs, Chapter 14 - NKJV Audio Bible PLUS Text. 15 The simple believes every word,But the prudent considers well his steps.16 (O)A wise man fears and departs from evil,But a fool rages and is self-confident.17 A quick-tempered man acts foolishly,And a man of wicked intentions is hated.18 The simple inherit folly,But the prudent are crowned with knowledge.19 The evil will bow before the good,And the wicked at the gates of the righteous. 12 (I)There is a way that seems right to a man,But (J)its end is the way of (K)death. 23 In all labor there is profit,But [e]idle chatter leads only to poverty. 34 Righteousness exalts a (AB)nation,But sin is a [h]reproach to any people. 14 The wise woman builds her house,But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. 3 In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride, But the lips of the wise will preserve them. Bible Language … 14 The faithless will be fully repaid for their ways,(N)    and the good rewarded for theirs. But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. Font Size. 35 A king delights in a wise servant,    but a shameful servant arouses his fury.(AQ). Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. 7:9; James 1:19, Gen. 49:18; Job 13:15; [Ps. 14 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish tears it down with her own hands. 3 In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: but the lips of the wise shall preserve them. (AN), 33 Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning(AO)    and even among fools she lets herself be known.[b]. NKJV: New King James Version . The eyes of the Lord are in every place, Keeping watch on the evil and the good. (AG), 29 Whoever is patient has great understanding,(AH)    but one who is quick-tempered displays folly. 7:9; James 1:19, Gen. 49:18; Job 13:15; [Ps. 32 The wicked is banished in his wickedness,But (Z)the righteous has a refuge in his death. 2 He who walks in his uprightness fears the LORD, a But he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. And the wicked at the gates of the righteous. Proverbs 14:34 shame or disgrace; Cross references. 26 In the fear of the Lord there is strong confidence,And His children will have a place of refuge.27 (T)The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life,To turn one away from the snares of death. New King James Version Update. 5 A (C)faithful witness does not lie,But a false witness will utter (D)lies. Proverbs 11:14 14 m Where there is no counsel, the people fall; But in the multitude of counselors there is safety. A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, But perverseness in it breaks the spirit. Dangerous Promises - My son, if you become surety for your friend, If you have shaken hands in pledge for a stranger, You are snared by the words of your mouth; You are taken by the words of your mouth. 3 A fool’s mouth lashes out with pride,(B)    but the lips of the wise protect them.(C). 13 Even in laughter the heart may sorrow,And (L)the end of mirth may be grief. And the wicked at the gates of the righteous. Bind them on your fingers; Write them on the tablet of your heart. (AA), 25 A truthful witness saves lives,    but a false witness is deceitful. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Proverbs 14 1 The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. 10 Each heart knows its own bitterness,    and no one else can share its joy. 16:11; 73:24]; 2 Cor. and even among fools she lets herself be known. 3 In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: but the lips of the wise shall preserve them. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software. 14 Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands. Version. (AF), 28 A large population is a king’s glory,    but without subjects a prince is ruined. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} New King James Version Update. All rights reserved worldwide. Read full chapter. Proverbs 14:23 NKJV. 33 Wisdom rests in the heart of him who has understanding,But (AA)what is in the heart of fools is made known. But the prudent are crowned with knowledge. 14 1 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. 13 Even in laughter the heart may sorrow, And the end of mirth may be grief. but the tent of the upright will flourish. Version. 4 Where there are no oxen, the manger is empty,    but from the strength of an ox(D) come abundant harvests. 2 He who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord,(A)But he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. Font Size. So do this, my son, and deliver yourself; For you have come into the hand of your friend: Go and humble yourself; Plead with your friend. In all labor there is profit, But idle chatter leads only to poverty. 3 A fool’s mouth lashes out with pride, but the lips of the wise protect them. and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. # Prov. NKJV Study Bible, Full-Color, Comfort Print: The Complete Resource for Studying God’s Word, NKJV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People. (Z)    But those who plan what is good find[a] love and faithfulness. 1:9; 5:8; [2 Tim. 30 A sound heart is life to the body,But (V)envy is (W)rottenness to the bones. and the one who devises evil schemes is hated. 3 In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride,(B)But the lips of the wise will preserve them. (E), 6 The mocker seeks wisdom and finds none,    but knowledge comes easily to the discerning.(F). 14 The wise woman builds her house,(A)    but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. Handed down. 2 He who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord, aBut he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, ver 29; Pr 15:18; 16:28; 26:21; 28:25; 29:22, Prov. He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the Lord: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him. 24 The crown of the wise is their riches,But the foolishness of fools is folly. 1 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. New King James Version (NKJV). 30 A sound heart is life to the body,But (V)envy is (W)rottenness to the bones. 13 Even in laughter the heart may sorrow,And (L)the end of mirth may be grief. 3 In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride,(B)But the lips of the wise will preserve them. 34:11; Prov. (O), 15 The simple believe anything,    but the prudent give thought to their steps.(P). 17 A quick-tempered person(S) does foolish things,(T)    and the one who devises evil schemes is hated.(U). Bible Language English. 16:11; 73:24]; 2 Cor. Cancel. 12 (I)There is a way that seems right to a man,But (J)its end is the way of (K)death. 10 The heart knows its own bitterness,And a stranger does not share its joy. But he who honors Him has mercy on the needy. 11 (H)The house of the wicked will be overthrown,But the tent of the upright will flourish. Used by permission. 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. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. Read verse in New King James Version A Soft Answer Turns Away Wrath - A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. 31 (X)He who oppresses the poor reproaches (Y)his Maker,But he who honors Him has mercy on the needy. He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the LORD: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him. 2 Whoever fears the Lord walks uprightly,    but those who despise him are devious in their ways. 7 # Ps. Proverbs 14:34. Proverbs 13 Proverbs 15 Proverbs 14 New International Version (NIV) 14 The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. 15 The simple believes every word,But the prudent considers well his steps.16 (O)A wise man fears and departs from evil,But a fool rages and is self-confident.17 A quick-tempered man acts foolishly,And a man of wicked intentions is hated.18 The simple inherit folly,But the prudent are crowned with knowledge.19 The evil will bow before the good,And the wicked at the gates of the righteous. 14 The wise woman builds her house,But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. 19 Evildoers will bow down in the presence of the good,    and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. 2 He who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord, But he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. Proverbs 14:14 14 The backslider in heart will be m filled with his own ways, But a good man will be satisfied 3 from n above. But the tent of the upright will flourish. (AI), 30 A heart at peace gives life to the body,    but envy rots the bones. 9 (G)Fools mock at [b]sin,But among the upright there is favor. Proverbs 14:34: Prov. Read verse in New King James Version but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. But he who honors Him has mercy on the needy. 29 (U)He who is slow to wrath has great understanding,But he who is [g]impulsive exalts folly. 2 He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the Lord: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him. Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” And call understanding your nearest kin, That they may keep you from the immoral woman, From the seductress who flatters with her words. Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, Prov. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / … 2 He who walks in his uprightness fears the LORD, a But he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. Version. 13 Even in laughter(M) the heart may ache,    and rejoicing may end in grief. He who is slow to wrath has great understanding, But he who is impulsive exalts folly. Cancel. 34 Righteousness exalts a (AB)nation,But sin is a [h]reproach to any people. turning a person from the snares of death. Footnotes. Security in WisdomHear, #Ps. 11:21; Matt. 20 (P)The poor man is hated even by his own neighbor,But [d]the rich has many (Q)friends.21 He who despises his neighbor sins;(R)But he who has mercy on the poor, happy is he. 9 Fools mock at making amends for sin,    but goodwill is found among the upright. 25 A true witness [f]delivers (S)souls,But a deceitful witness speaks lies. Read verse in New King James Version (AJ), 31 Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker,(AK)    but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. 14 The backslider in heart will be (M)filled with his own ways,But a good man will be satisfied [c]from (N)above. Whoever fears the LORD walks uprightly, but those who despise him are devious in their ways. 2 One who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord, But one who is devious in his ways despise But the tent of the upright will flourish. 32 The wicked is banished in his wickedness,But (Z)the righteous has a refuge in his death. 28 In a multitude of people is a king’s honor,But in the lack of people is the downfall of a prince. The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. (AB), 26 Whoever fears the Lord has a secure fortress,(AC)    and for their children it will be a refuge. but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. Proverbs 14:14 New King James Version (NKJV) 14 The backslider in heart will be filled with his own ways, But a good man will be satisfied [ a]from above. 4:18]. for you will not find knowledge on their lips. Read verse in New King James Version 5 A (C)faithful witness does not lie,But a false witness will utter (D)lies. (W), 21 It is a sin to despise one’s neighbor,(X)    but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy.(Y). 6 A scoffer seeks wisdom and does not find it,But (E)knowledge is easy to him who understands.7 Go from the presence of a foolish man,When you do not perceive in him the lips of (F)knowledge.8 The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way,But the folly of fools is deceit. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. But the prudent considers well his steps. Proverbs 11:14 Where there is no counsel, the people fall; But in the multitude of counselors there is safety. and for their children it will be a refuge. The Proverbs of Solomon Proverbs 14. For all the saints. The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness. In the m 34 Righteousness exalts a nation,(AP)    but sin condemns any people. 14 Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands. 16:32; 19:11; Eccl. NKJV: New King James Version . 26 In the fear of the Lord there is strong confidence,And His children will have a place of refuge.27 (T)The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life,To turn one away from the snares of death. Proverbs 14:34 Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a reproach to any people. 22 Do not those who plot evil go astray? 2 He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the Lord: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him. Proverbs 14 The Proverbs of Solomon. There is a way that seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death. (V), 20 The poor are shunned even by their neighbors,    but the rich have many friends. Proverbs 14:12 NKJV. 37:35–37; Prov. Pro 14:3 In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride, But the lips of the wise will preserve them. 1:9; 5:8; [2 Tim. but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. This is from the New King James Version of The Bible. And His children will have a place of refuge. 4 Where no oxen are, the [a]trough is clean;But much increase comes by the strength of an ox. 2 Whoever fears the LORD walks uprightly, but those who despise him are devious in their ways. 6 A scoffer seeks wisdom and does not find it,But (E)knowledge is easy to him who understands.7 Go from the presence of a foolish man,When you do not perceive in him the lips of (F)knowledge.8 The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way,But the folly of fools is deceit. 16:32; 19:11; Eccl. 1:8my children, the instruction of a father,And give attention to know understanding;For I give you good doctrine:Do not forsake my law.When I was my father&# 22 Do they not go astray who devise evil?But mercy and truth belong to those who devise good. 24 The crown of the wise is their riches,But the foolishness of fools is folly. 14:3 But the mouth of the upright will deliver them. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. (J), 12 There is a way that appears to be right,(K)    but in the end it leads to death.(L). 7:24–27 The wicked are overthrown and are no more, But the house of the righteous will stand. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. NKJV Proverbs 14 1 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands. 16 The wise fear the Lord and shun evil,(Q)    but a fool(R) is hotheaded and yet feels secure. Proverbs 14:12-13. 34 Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a reproach to any people. Keep my commands and live, And my law as the apple of your eye. 3 In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride, b But the lips of the wise will preserve them. but the prudent give thought to their steps. 35 (AC)The king’s favor is toward a wise servant,But his wrath is against him who causes shame. He who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord, But he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. A fool’s mouth lashes out with pride, but the lips of the wise protect them. All rights reserved. 4 Where no oxen are, the [a]trough is clean;But much increase comes by the strength of an ox. Used by permission. 28 In a multitude of people is a king’s honor,But in the lack of people is the downfall of a prince. NKJV, Ancient-Modern Bible, Comfort Print: One faith. Proverbs 14 New King James Version (NKJV) The Ways of Life and Death 14 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. 4 Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but much increase is by the strength of the ox. But the prudent are crowned with knowledge. But the prudent considers well his steps. 18 The simple inherit folly,    but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. New King James Version (NKJV) Bible Book List. He who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord, But he who is perverse in his ways despises Him. 22 Do they not go astray who devise evil?But mercy and truth belong to those who devise good. but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God. 8 The wisdom of the prudent is to give thought to their ways,(G)    but the folly of fools is deception.(H). 3 In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride, b But the lips of the wise will preserve them. 12 There is a way that seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death. New King James Version (NKJV) Bible Book List. 11 The house of the wicked will be destroyed,(I)    but the tent of the upright will flourish. Bible Language English. 20 (P)The poor man is hated even by his own neighbor,But [d]the rich has many (Q)friends.21 He who despises his neighbor sins;(R)But he who has mercy on the poor, happy is he. but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy. 23 In all labor there is profit,But [e]idle chatter leads only to poverty. Where there are no oxen, the manger is empty, but from the strength of an ox come abundant harvests. 5 An honest witness does not deceive,    but a false witness pours out lies. All rights reserved. 10 The heart knows its own bitterness,And a stranger does not share its joy. but those who despise him are devious in their ways. 31 (X)He who oppresses the poor reproaches (Y)his Maker,But he who honors Him has mercy on the needy. 9 (G)Fools mock at [b]sin,But among the upright there is favor. But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. 7 Stay away from a fool,    for you will not find knowledge on their lips. but knowledge comes easily to the discerning. Proverbs 14 King James Version (KJV). He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the LORD: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him. Read full chapter. NKJV, Journal the Word Bible, Large Print, Cloth over Board, Blue Floral, Red Letter Edition: Reflect, Journal, or Create Art Next to Your Favorite Verses Retail: $54.99 Our Price: $38.49 NKJV: New King James Version . Proverbs 14:29 NKJV. 35 (AC)The king’s favor is toward a wise servant,But his wrath is against him who causes shame. (AL), 32 When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down,(AM)    but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God. 14 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. Cancel. 24 The wealth of the wise is their crown,    but the folly of fools yields folly. Proverbs 14:32 The wicked is banished in his wickedness, But the righteous has a refuge in his death. 1 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish pulls it down with her hands. 14 The backslider in heart will be (M)filled with his own ways,But a good man will be satisfied [c]from (N)above. 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