Pro 12:1 Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge, but he who hates correction is like a brute animal.
Pro 12:2 The good obtain grace from Jehovah, but He will condemn a man of wicked devices.
Pro 12:3 A man shall not be established by wickedness, but the root of the righteous shall not be dislodged.
Pro 12:4 A woman of virtue is a crown to her lord, but one causing shame is like rottenness in his bones.
Pro 12:5 The thoughts of the righteous are right; the counsels of the wicked are deceit.
Pro 12:6 The words of the wicked lie in wait for blood, but the mouth of the upright shall deliver them.
Pro 12:7 Overthrow the wicked, and they are not; but the house of the righteous stands.
Pro 12:8 A man shall be praised according to his wisdom, but he who is of a crooked heart shall be despised.
Pro 12:9 He who is despised, and has a servant, is better than one honoring himself and lacking bread.
Pro 12:10 The righteous knows the life of his animal, but the mercies of the wicked are cruel.
Pro 12:11 He who tills his land shall be satisfied with bread, but he chasing vanities lacks heart.
Pro 12:12 The wicked desires the net of evils, but the root of the righteous gives fruit.
Pro 12:13 In the transgression of the lips is the snare of evil, but the righteous will come out from distress.
Pro 12:14 A man shall be satisfied with good by the fruit of the mouth, and the dealing of a man’s hand shall be given back to him.
Pro 12:15 The way of a fool is upright in his own eyes, but he who listens to advice is wise.
Pro 12:16 A fool’s vexation is known in a day, but the astute one covers shame.
Pro 12:17 He who breathes faithfulness reveals righteousness, but a false witness deceit.
Pro 12:18 There is a rash speaking like thrusts of a sword, but the tongue of the wise is healing.
Pro 12:19 The lips of truth are established forever, but a lying tongue lasts only while I wink.
Pro 12:20 Deceit is in the heart of those who plot evil, but to counselors of peace is joy.
Pro 12:21 No trouble shall be sent to the just, but the wicked shall be filled with evil.
Pro 12:22 Lying lips are hateful to Jehovah, but those who deal faithfulness are His delight.
Pro 12:23 A wise man conceals knowledge, but the heart of fools calls out their folly.
Pro 12:24 The hand of the hard worker shall rule, but the lazy ones will become forced labor.
Pro 12:25 Heaviness in a man’s heart makes it droop, but a good word makes it glad.
Pro 12:26 The righteous searches out with his friend, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.
Pro 12:27 A person of laziness does not start after his prey, but the wealth of a working man is precious.
Pro 12:28 In the way of righteousness is life, and in that pathway is no death.