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The most popular Bible verses from Proverbs 13
Found 25 Verses
Bible Rank: 1,887
Those who spare the rod hate their children, but those who love them are careful to discipline them.
He who spares his rod
hates his son, but he who loves him disciplines diligently and punishes him early.
[Prov. 19:18; 22:15; 23:13; 29:15, 17.]
He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.
Bible Rank: 3,149
Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.
He who walks
[as a companion]
with wise men is wise, but he who associates with
[a fool himself and]
shall smart for it.
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.
Bible Rank: 3,347
The teaching of the wise is a fountain of life, turning a person from the snares of death.
The teaching of the wise is a fountain of life, that one may avoid the snares of death.
The law of the wise is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.
Bible Rank: 4,542
Good judgment wins favor, but the way of the unfaithful leads to their destruction.
Good understanding wins favor, but the way of the transgressor is hard
[like the barren, dry soil or the impassable swamp]
Good understanding giveth favour: but the way of transgressors is hard.
Bible Rank: 5,051
All who are prudent act with knowledge, but fools expose their folly.
Every prudent man deals with knowledge, but a
fool exposes and flaunts his folly.
Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open his folly.
Bible Rank: 6,342
A wicked messenger falls into trouble, but a trustworthy envoy brings healing.
A wicked messenger falls into evil, but a faithful ambassador brings healing.
A wicked messenger falleth into mischief: but a faithful ambassador is health.
Bible Rank: 6,611
Whoever disregards discipline comes to poverty and shame, but whoever heeds correction is honored.
Poverty and shame come to him who refuses instruction and correction, but he who heeds reproof is honored.
Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.
Bible Rank: 7,716
Trouble pursues the sinner, but the righteous are rewarded with good things.
Evil pursues sinners, but the consistently upright and in right standing with God is recompensed with good.
Evil pursueth sinners: but to the righteous good shall be repayed.
Bible Rank: 9,569
An unplowed field produces food for the poor, but injustice sweeps it away.
Much food is in the tilled land of the poor, but there are those who are destroyed because of injustice.
Much food is in the tillage of the poor: but there is that is destroyed for want of judgment.
Bible Rank: 9,978
The righteous eat to their hearts' content, but the stomach of the wicked goes hungry.
righteous eats to his own satisfaction, but the stomach of the wicked is in want.
The righteous eateth to the satisfying of his soul: but the belly of the wicked shall want.