highlighted Ecclesiastes 10:14 ESV
A fool multiplies words, though no man knows what is to be, and who can tell him what will be after him?
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highlighted Ecclesiastes 10:13 ESV
The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness, and the end of his talk is evil madness.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 10:4 ESV
If the anger of the ruler rises against you, do not leave your place, for calmness will lay great offenses to rest.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 10:1 ESV
Dead flies make the perfumer's ointment give off a stench; so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 10:10 ESV
If the iron is blunt, and one does not sharpen the edge, he must use more strength, but wisdom helps one to succeed.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:21 ESV
Do not take to heart all the things that people say, lest you hear your servant cursing you.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:22 ESV
Your heart knows that many times you yourself have cursed others.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:20 ESV
Surely there is not a righteous man on earth who does good and never sins.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:19 ESV
Wisdom gives strength to the wise man more than ten rulers who are in a city.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:17 ESV
Be not overly wicked, neither be a fool. Why should you die before your time?
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:16 ESV
Be not overly righteous, and do not make yourself too wise. Why should you destroy yourself?
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:15 ESV
In my vain life I have seen everything. There is a righteous man who perishes in his righteousness, and there is a wicked man who prolongs his life in his evildoing.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:12 ESV
For the protection of wisdom is like the protection of money, and the advantage of knowledge is that wisdom preserves the life of him who has it.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:11 ESV
Wisdom is good with an inheritance, an advantage to those who see the sun.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:10 ESV
Say not, "Why were the former days better than these?" For it is not from wisdom that you ask this.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 7:9 ESV
Be not quick in your spirit to become angry, for anger lodges in the heart of fools.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 5:20 ESV
For he will not much remember the days of his life because God keeps him occupied with joy in his heart.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 5:10 ESV
He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves wealth with his income; this also is vanity.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 5:7 ESV
For when dreams increase and words grow many, there is vanity; but God is the one you must fear.
highlighted Ecclesiastes 5:6 ESV
Let not your mouth lead you into sin, and do not say before the messenger that it was a mistake. Why should God be angry at your voice and destroy the work of your hands?