Proverbs 24 ©
Various observations of moral virtues and their contrary vices.
And by knowledge shall the chambers be filled with dall precious and pleasant riches.
A ewise man is 1strong; yea, a man of knowledge 2increaseth strength.
If thou sayest, Behold, we knew it not; doth not he that lpondereth the heart consider it? and he mthat keepeth thy soul, doth not he know it ? and shall not he render to every man according nto his works?
rLay not wait, O wicked man, against the dwelling of the righteous; spoil not his resting place:
Lest the LORD see it, and 5it displease him, and he turn away his wrath from him.
My son, xfear thou the LORD and the king: and meddle not with 8them that are given to change:
He bthat saith unto the wicked, Thou art righteous; him shall the people curse, nations shall abhor him:
I hwent by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;
Yet la little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep: