Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel.— Solomon
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A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
Words kill, words give life; they're either poison or fruit--- YOU choose.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding.
For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold. She is more precious than rubies, and all the things that can be compared unto her.
Love is as strong as death; its jealousy as unyielding as the grave. It burns like a blazing fire; like a mighty flame. Many waters cannot quench love, rivers cannot wash it away
The lesser of two evils is still evil.
Do not let kindness and truth leave you;
Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.
Start with God - the first step in learning is bowing down to God;
only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning.
I have found the one whom my soul loves.
The righteous man walks in his integrity; His children are blessed after him.
As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.
Two are better than one,because they have a good reward for their labor.
For if they fall, the one will lif' up his fellow, but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, for he hath not another to help him up.
The slacker does not plow during planting season; at harvest time he looks, and there is nothing.
There is a time to weep and a time to laugh; a time to mourn and a time to dance.
Then the dust will return to the earth as it was, and the spirit will return to God who gave it.
Comfort me with apples, for I am sick of love.
Of making many books there is no end; and much study is a weariness of the flesh.
Give me the gift of a listening heart.
A wise son makes a glad father, But a foolish son is the grief of his mother.
Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil.
A righteous man hates lying, But a wicked man is loathsome and comes to shame.
Sorrow is better than laughter; for, by the sadness of the countenance, the heart is made better.
Riches are a stronghold in the imagination of a rich man.
In much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.
Listen to your father who begot you, And do not despise your mother when she is old.
For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he.
It is the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings is to search out a matter.
Have you beheld a man skillful in his work? Before kings is where he will station himself; he will not station himself before commonplace men.
Anxiety in a man's heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad.
A good name is rather to be chosen than riches.
A soft answer breaks the rage, a tough answer encourage the fury.
My beloved is mine and I am his.
The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger. It is his glory to overlook an offense.
Lazy hands make a man poor, but diligent hands bring wealth.
Better is a dinner of herbs where love is than a fattened ox and hatred with it.
What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again;
there is nothing new under the sun
If you desire wisdom like money and buried treasures, then you'll find it!
One who is slow to anger is better than the mighty;
one who rules his spirit, than he who takes a city.
Fools despise wisdom and instruction.
As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.
As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons.
A wise man's heart directs him toward the right, but a foolish man's heart directs him toward the left.
If you see oppression of the poor, and justice and righteousness trampled in a country, do not be astounded.
Jealousy is cruel as a tomb, its embers are embers of fire.
A wise person will listen and take in more instruction.
Love is strong as the Death; jealousies are as cruel as the tomb.
I saw under the sun the place of judgment, that wickedness was there;
and the place of righteousness, that iniquity was there.
Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame. [Therefore do not compare your lot with another's lest you see their advantages and lose the joy of what you already have.]
The man who walks with wise men becomes wise himself.
Answer not a fool according to his folly,lest thou also be like unto him.