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T he lip of truth shall be established for ever; but a lying tongue is but for a moment.

quote 8492  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 12:19 

T here is that speaketh like the piercings of a sword; but the tongue of the wise is health.

quote 8491  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 12:18 

A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast; but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.

quote 8490  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 12:10 

W ith his mouth the impious man destroyeth his neighbour; but through knowledge shall the righteous be delivered.

quote 8489  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 11:9 

H e that trusteth in his riches shall fall; but the righteous shall flourish as foliage.

quote 8488  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 11:28 

H e that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him; but blessing shall be upon the head of him that selleth it.

quote 8487  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 11:26 

T here is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth only to want.

quote 8486  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 11:24 

T he desire of the righteous is only good; but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.

quote 8485  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 11:23 

T he LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish; but He thrusteth away the desire of the wicked.

quote 8484  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 10:3 

T he hope of the righteous is gladness; but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.

quote 8483  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 10:28 

T he fear of the LORD prolongeth days; but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.

quote 8482  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 10:27 

I n the multitude of words there wanteth not transgression; but he that refraineth his lips is wise.

quote 8481  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 10:19 

H e that hideth hatred is of lying lips; and he that uttereth a slander is a fool.

quote 8480  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 10:18 

H atred stirreth up strifes; but love covereth all transgressions.

quote 8479  |   The Proverbs
Proverbs 10:12 

T here is no man that hath power over the wind to retain the wind; neither hath he power over the day of death . . . .

quote 8478  |   The Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes 8:8 

S weet is the sleep of a labouring man, whether he eat little or much; but the satiety of the rich will not suffer him to sleep.

quote 8477  |   The Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes 5:11 

W hen goods increase, they are increased that eat them; and what advantage is there to the owner thereof, saving the beholding of them with his eyes?

quote 8476  |   The Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes 5:10 

T o every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:

quote 8475  |   The Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes 3:1 

T wo are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, and hath not another to lift him up.

quote 8474  |   The Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 

I f you give to charity while you are poor, you will eventually give in days of wealth; if you do not give while you are rich, you will eventually abstain from giving because of poverty.

quote 8406  |   The Talmud
The Talmud, 123 

T he angry man's speech is like the water which overflows from a boiling kettle.

quote 8405  |   The Talmud
The Talmud, 7:9 

A ll men of anger are men of pride.

quote 8404  |   The Talmud
The Talmud, 12:14 

W ho consorts with the unclean becomes himself unclean; who consorts with clean is cleansed.

quote 8403  |   The Talmud
The Talmud, 12:12 

I f a man works, he is blessed.

quote 8402  |   The Talmud
The Talmud, 23:3 

D o not permit thy ear to hear anything to which it is not able to listen.

quote 8401  |   The Talmud
The Talmud, 1:4 

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