Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

3 The prudent see danger and take refuge,    but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.    How far in advance are you able to see danger? The prudent person anticipates it from a long way off, and is proactive in taking refuge from it. This applies to life in many ways. When you …

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15 The simple believe anything,    but the prudent give thought to their steps. 16 The wise fear the Lord and shun evil,    but a fool is hotheaded and yet feels secure. 17 A quick-tempered person does foolish things,    and the one who devises evil schemes is hated.    Just as a person may wander in …

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