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T he Savior said, "All natures, all formed things, all creatures exist in and with one another and will again be resolved into their own roots, because the nature of matter is dissolved into the roots of its nature alone. He who has ears to hear, let him hear." [cf. Matt. 11:15, etc.].

Christianity Quote n°9062 | 
Apocrypha of the Bible, Excerpts from the Gospel of Mary, Chapter 1, William Wake and Solomon Caesar Malan version 
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I f you are wise, your wisdom will reward you; if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer.”

Christianity Quote n°8192 | 
Proverbs 9:12 


H ow long will you lie there, you sluggard? When will you get up from your sleep?

Christianity Quote n°8191 | 
Proverbs 6:9 


G o to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!

Christianity Quote n°8190 | 
Proverbs 6:6 


T he evil deeds of a wicked man ensnare him; the cords of his sin hold him fast.

Christianity Quote n°8189 | 
Proverbs 5:22 


D o not forsake wisdom, and she will protect you; love her, and she will watch over you.

Christianity Quote n°8188 | 
Proverbs 4:6 


P ut away perversity from your mouth; keep corrupt talk far from your lips.

Christianity Quote n°8187 | 
Proverbs 4:24 


G uard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life.

Christianity Quote n°8186 | 
Proverbs 4:23 


D o not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil.

Christianity Quote n°8185 | 
Proverbs 3:7 


L et loyalty and kindness never leave you; tie them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart, that you may find favor and a good name in the eyes of God and people.

Christianity Quote n°8184 | 
Proverbs 3:3-4 


T hose who forsake the law praise the wicked, but those who keep the law resist them.

Christianity Quote n°8183 | 
Proverbs 28:4 


L ike one who takes away a garment on a cold day . . . is one who sings songs to a heavy heart.

Christianity Quote n°8182 | 
Proverbs 25:20 


D o not wear yourself out to get rich; have the wisdom to show restraint.

Christianity Quote n°8181 | 
Proverbs 23:4 


L isten to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.

Christianity Quote n°8180 | 
Proverbs 23:22 


T rain a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.

Christianity Quote n°8179 | 
Proverbs 22:6 


T he righteous man leads a blameless life; blessed are his children after him.

Christianity Quote n°8178 | 
Proverbs 20:7 


I t is to a man’s honor to avoid strife, but every fool is quick to quarrel.

Christianity Quote n°8177 | 
Proverbs 20:3 


W ine is a mocker and beer a brawler; whoever is led astray by them is not wise.

Christianity Quote n°8176 | 
Proverbs 20:1 


T hus you will walk in the ways of good men and keep to the paths of the righteous.

Christianity Quote n°8175 | 
Proverbs 2:20 


H e who robs his father and drives out his mother is a son who brings shame and disgrace.

Christianity Quote n°8174 | 
Proverbs 19:26 


W hat a man desires is unfailing love; better to be poor than a liar.

Christianity Quote n°8173 | 
Proverbs 19:22 


D iscipline your son, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death.

Christianity Quote n°8172 | 
Proverbs 19:18 


S tarting a quarrel is like breaching a dam; so drop the matter before a dispute breaks out.

Christianity Quote n°8171 | 
Proverbs 17:14 


I f a man pays back evil for good, evil will never leave his house.

Christianity Quote n°8170 | 
Proverbs 17:13 


B etter a little with righteousness than much gain with injustice.

Christianity Quote n°8169 | 
Proverbs 16:8 


B etter a patient man than a warrior, a man who controls his temper than one who takes a city.

Christianity Quote n°8168 | 
Proverbs 16:32 


U nderstanding is a fountain of life to those who have it, but folly brings punishment to fools.

Christianity Quote n°8167 | 
Proverbs 16:22 


B etter to be lowly in spirit and among the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud.

Christianity Quote n°8166 | 
Proverbs 16:19 


H ow much better to get wisdom than gold, to choose understanding rather than silver!

Christianity Quote n°8165 | 
Proverbs 16:16 


A fool spurns his father’s discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.

Christianity Quote n°8164 | 
Proverbs 15:5 


A greedy man brings trouble to his family, but he who hates bribes will live.

Christianity Quote n°8163 | 
Proverbs 15:27 


A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.

Christianity Quote n°8162 | 
Proverbs 15:20 


B etter a little with the fear of the LORD than great wealth with turmoil.

Christianity Quote n°8161 | 
Proverbs 15:16 


R ighteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.

Christianity Quote n°8160 | 
Proverbs 14:34 


A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones.

Christianity Quote n°8159 | 
Proverbs 14:30 


A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is deceitful.

Christianity Quote n°8158 | 
Proverbs 14:25 


U pright living is fear of Yahweh, but he who is devious in his ways scorns him.

Christianity Quote n°8157 | 
Proverbs 14:2 


H e who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.

Christianity Quote n°8156 | 
Proverbs 13:3 


H e who spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is careful to discipline him.

Christianity Quote n°8155 | 
Proverbs 13:24 


M isfortune pursues the sinner, but prosperity is the reward of the righteous.

Christianity Quote n°8154 | 
Proverbs 13:21 


A wife of noble character is her husband’s crown, but a disgraceful wife is like decay in his bones.

Christianity Quote n°8153 | 
Proverbs 12:4 


A righteous man is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.

Christianity Quote n°8152 | 
Proverbs 12:26 


T he one who speaks thoughtlessly pierces like a sword; but the words of the wise bring healing.

Christianity Quote n°8151 | 
Proverbs 12:18 


A truthful witness gives honest testimony, but a false witness tells lies.

Christianity Quote n°8150 | 
Proverbs 12:17 


T he integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity.

Christianity Quote n°8149 | 
Proverbs 11:3 


T he generous man does himself a favor while a cruel man wounds his own flesh.

Christianity Quote n°8148 | 
Proverbs 11:17 


A kind man benefits himself, but a cruel man brings trouble on himself.

Christianity Quote n°8147 | 
Proverbs 11:17 


A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man understanding holds his tongue.

Christianity Quote n°8146 | 
Proverbs 11:12 


W hen the righteous prosper, the city rejoices; when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy.

Christianity Quote n°8145 | 
Proverbs 11:10 


T he man of integrity walks securely, but he who takes crooked paths will be found out.

Christianity Quote n°8144 | 
Proverbs 10:9 


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