Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Sharing Proverbs...

I found this list and found it so helpful for me so I thought you, too, might enjoy!!!

It comes from Courtney's blog found here...Women Living Well

Check it out and enjoy your week BEFORE Thanksgiving....

She is also having a give away of her friend's book, Let.It.Go ~ by Karen Ehman

Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning.” Proverbs 10:13
Pursue discernment.
When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.” Proverbs 10:19
Hold your tongue.
A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man of understanding holds his tongue.” Proverbs 11:12
Hold your tongue.
A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.” Proverbs 12:16
Overlook insults.
Reckless words pierce like a sword but the tongue of the wise brings healing.” Proverbs 12:18
Use your tongue to bring healing.
He who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.” Proverbs 13:3
Guard your lips.
“A quick tempered man does foolish things.” Proverbs 14:17
Be slow to anger.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh words stirs up anger.” Proverbs 15:1
Give gentle answers.
“A man of knowledge uses words with restraint, and a man of understanding is even-tempered.” Proverbs 17:27
Use restraint.

Blessings all,


  1. Thank you. This was meant for me at just this time. Life changes so quickly and these Proverb verses prove our direction should be unchanging. Thank you, again.

  2. Things I needed to be reminded of often. Nancy

  3. I need to remember this!! Thanks for sharing

  4. My biggest challenge...Be slow to anger. Thanks for the reminder!!

  5. God's Word is alive...thanks for sharing these Proverbs...words to live by!


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