Proverbs Chapter 29The Holy Bible, King James Version
29:1He, that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.
29:2When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.
29:3Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.
29:4The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it.
29:5A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet.
29:6In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare: but the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
29:7The righteous considereth the cause of the poor: but the wicked regardeth not to know it.
29:8Scornful men bring a city into a snare: but wise men turn away wrath.
29:9If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he rage or laugh, there is no rest.
29:10The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.
29:11A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards.
29:12If a ruler hearken to lies, all his servants are wicked.
29:13The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.
29:14The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne shall be established for ever.
29:15The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
29:16When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.
29:17Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.
29:18Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.
29:19A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he understand he will not answer.
29:20Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
29:21He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child shall have him become his son at the length.
29:22An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.
29:23A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.
29:24Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul: he heareth cursing, and bewrayeth it not.
29:25The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.
29:26Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD.
29:27An unjust man is an abomination to the just: and he that is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked.
Proverbs Chapter List
- Chapter 1 (33)
- Chapter 2 (22)
- Chapter 3 (35)
- Chapter 4 (27)
- Chapter 5 (23)
- Chapter 6 (35)
- Chapter 7 (27)
- Chapter 8 (36)
- Chapter 9 (18)
- Chapter 10 (32)
- Chapter 11 (31)
- Chapter 12 (28)
- Chapter 13 (25)
- Chapter 14 (35)
- Chapter 15 (33)
- Chapter 16 (33)
- Chapter 17 (28)
- Chapter 18 (24)
- Chapter 19 (29)
- Chapter 20 (30)
- Chapter 21 (31)
- Chapter 22 (29)
- Chapter 23 (35)
- Chapter 24 (34)
- Chapter 25 (28)
- Chapter 26 (28)
- Chapter 27 (27)
- Chapter 28 (28)
- Chapter 29 (27)
- Chapter 30 (33)
- Chapter 31 (31)