Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

10 It is not fitting for a fool to live in luxury—    how much worse for a slave to rule over princes! 11 A person’s wisdom yields patience;    it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense. 12 A king’s rage is like the roar of a lion,    but his favor is like dew on …

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23 The hearts of the wise make their mouths prudent,    and their lips promote instruction. 24 Gracious words are a honeycomb,    sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. 25 There is a way that appears to be right,    but in the end it leads to death.    The way to cultivate virtue is …

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