Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

13 A foolish child is a father’s ruin,    and a quarrelsome wife is like    the constant dripping of a leaky roof. 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents,    but a prudent wife is from the Lord.    It is vital for a father to teach his child wisdom, and curtail their foolishness through discipline. …

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22 Like a gold ring in a pig’s snout    is a beautiful woman who shows no discretion. 23 The desire of the righteous ends only in good,    but the hope of the wicked only in wrath. 24 One person gives freely, yet gains even more;    another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty.    Beauty is …

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