Proverbs 30 ©
Agur's confession of his own simplicity. The purity of God's word, and danger of adding thereto. The two points of Agur's prayer. A servant not to be wrongfully accused. Four wicked generations. Four things insatiable. Parents not to be despised. Four things hard to be known. Four things little, but wise. Four things stately. Silence in case of error the way to prevent wrath.
eWho hath ascended up into heaven, or descended? fwho hath gathered the wind in his fists? who hath bound the waters in a garment? who hath established all the ends of the earth? gwhat is his name, and what is his son's name, if thou canst tell?
Two things have I *required of thee; 3deny me them not before I die:
6Accuse not a servant unto his master, lest he curse thee, and thou be found guilty.
The horseleach hath two daughters, crying, Give, give. There are three things that are never satisfied, yea, four things say not, 7It is enough:
There be three things which are too wonderful for me, yea, four which I know not:
For three things the earth is disquieted, and for four which it cannot bear:
There be three things which go well, yea, four are comely in going:
A lion which is strongest among beasts, and turneth not away for any;