Summary of Proverbs 30. Every word of God is pure. He is a shield to them that put their trust in him. Remove far from me vanity and lies. Give me neither poverty nor riches. Less I be full and deny God, or I be poor and steal, and take the name of my God in vain. There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, yet not washed from their filthiness.
Summary of Proverbs 27. Boast not of tomorrow. Wrath is cruel, but who is able to stand before envy? Better is a neighbor that is near than a brother who is far off. A prudent man foresees evil, but the simple pass on and are punished. Iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend. Hell and destruction are never full, so the eyes of man are never satisfied.
Summary of Proverbs 23. Labor not to be rich, cease from your own wisdom. Eat not bread with who has the evil eye. Apply your heart to instruction. Let not your heart envy sinners. For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty. Buy the truth, and sell it not. Who has woe? Who has sorrow? Who has contentions? Who has wounds without cause? Who has redness of eyes?
Summary of Proverbs 9. Wisdom has built her house. She cries out upon the highest places of the city. Those who want understanding, eat my bread and drink my wine. Rebuke a scorner and he hates you. Rebuke a wise man and he will love you. A foolish woman is clamorous. Stolen waters are sweet, but he knows not that the dead are there.
Summary of Proverbs 8. Does not wisdom cry? My mouth shall speak truth. Knowledge is a better choice than gold. Hate evil, pride, arrogance, and the froward mouth. Wisdom loves that love wisdom. Wisdom leads to the way of righteousness. Wisdom was set up from everlasting, from the beginning, and even before the earth. Blessed are they that keep my ways. For those who find me finds life.
Summary of Proverbs 5. My son attend unto my wisdom. A strange woman's end is bitter as wormwood. Do not come near her door. Drink out of your own well. Rejoice with the wife of your youth. Be ravished always with her love. The ways of man are before the eyes of the Lord. His sins shall be holden to him. See below for Biblical advice and commentary concerning Proverbs 5.
Summary of Proverbs 2. If you receive my word, then shall thou understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God. He lays up sound wisdom for the righteous. With wisdom discretion shall preserve you, understanding shall keep you. Wisdom delivers you from the way of the evil man and the strange woman. The wicked shall be cut off from the earth.
Summary of Proverbs 15. A soft answer turns away wrath. A wholesome tongue is a tree of life. The lips of the wise disperse knowledge. The mouth of a fool feeds on foolishness. A wrathful man stirs up strife. A foolish man despises his mother. The Lord will destroy the house of the proud. The Lord is far from the wicked. He who refuses instruction despises his own soul.
Summary of Proverbs 7. Keep my commandments as the apple of your eye. Call understanding your kin that it may keep you from strange women. With her fair speech he yields, with her flattering lips she forces him. He goes after her like fool, an ox to slaughter. Let not your heart stray to her path. She has cast down many wounded. Her house is the way to hell.
Summary of Proverbs 31. Kings should not be tempted by women or strong drink. Strong drink is for those that are about to perish. Who can fine a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies. The heart of her husband can safely trust her.
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