Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

7 The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom.    Though it cost all you have, get understanding. 8 Cherish her, and she will exalt you;    embrace her, and she will honor you. 9 She will give you a garland to grace your head    and present you with a glorious crown.  Wisdom does not come naturally, …

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9 Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart,    and the pleasantness of a friend    springs from their heartfelt advice. 10 Do not forsake your friend or a friend of your family,    and do not go to your relative’s house when disaster strikes you—    better a neighbor nearby than a relative far away. 11 Be …

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12 If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you;    if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer.    There is no disadvantage to wisdom, no circumstance which wisdom cannot improve. The rewards of wisdom do not come to those who only have wisdom, but rather to those who are wise. It is through …

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