Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart, so that I can answer him who taunts me.
Cross ReferencesPsalm 2:10
Therefore be wise, O kings; be admonished, O judges of the earth.
Then I can answer him who taunts, for I trust in Your word.
Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them. He will not be put to shame when he confronts the enemies at the gate.
The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son grief to his mother.
My son, if your heart is wise, my own heart will indeed rejoice.
May your father and mother be glad, and may she who gave you birth rejoice!
The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men who answer discreetly.
The prudent see danger and take cover; but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.
A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
Chapter Outline1. observations of self love
5. of true love
11. of care to avoid offenses
23. and of the household care
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