Proverbs 10:22-27

22 The blessing of the Lord brings wealth,
    without painful toil for it.

23 A fool finds pleasure in wicked schemes,
    but a person of understanding delights in wisdom.

24 What the wicked dread will overtake them;
    what the righteous desire will be granted.

25 When the storm has swept by, the wicked are gone,
    but the righteous stand firm forever.

26 As vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes,
    so are sluggards to those who send them.

27 The fear of the Lord adds length to life,
    but the years of the wicked are cut short.

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One response to “Proverbs 10:22-27

  1. The Lord’s Way brings rest, blessing, riches, and long life. There will be struggle and toil along the way, especially as we war against our own flesh. But to reject His way, and to walk in selfishness, is to rush headlong to destruction and misery,

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