What are Proverbs?

  • (noun): An Old Testament book consisting of proverbs from various Israelit sages (including Solomon).
    Synonyms: Book of Proverbs

Famous quotes containing the word proverbs:

    Wine is a mocker, strong drink a brawler, and whoever is led astray by it is not wise.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 20:1.

    Let your fountain be blessed, and rejoice in the wife of your youth, a lovely deer, a graceful doe. May her breasts satisfy you at all times; may you be intoxicated always by her love.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 5:18-19.

    All one’s ways may be pure in one’s own eyes, but the LORD weighs the spirit.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 16:2.