Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

13 A happy heart makes the face cheerful,    but heartache crushes the spirit. 14 The discerning heart seeks knowledge,    but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly.  It is the inward condition of the heart, rather than outward circumstances, which determine our well-being. This is a great encouragement, as we have more control over …

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20 Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers,    and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord. 21 The wise in heart are called discerning,    and gracious words promote instruction. 22 Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent,    but folly brings punishment to fools.    Sometimes instructions don’t make sense until you apply …

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