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The most popular Bible verses from Proverbs 16
Found 33 Verses
Bible Rank: 1,638
Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.
Roll your works upon the Lord
[commit and trust them wholly to Him; He will cause your thoughts to become agreeable to His will, and]
so shall your plans be established and succeed.
Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established.
Bible Rank: 1,653
In their hearts human beings plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps.
A man's mind plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps and makes them sure.
[Ps. 37:23; Prov. 20:24; Jer. 10:23.]
A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.
Bible Rank: 1,688
Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall.
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.
Bible Rank: 2,016
The highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.
The highway of the upright turns aside from evil; he who guards his way preserves his life.
The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that keepeth his way preserveth his soul.
Bible Rank: 5,070
Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud.
Better it is to be of a humble spirit with the meek and poor than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Better it is to be of an humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Bible Rank: 5,743
The wise in heart are called discerning, and gracious words promote instruction.
The wise in heart are called prudent, understanding, and knowing, and winsome speech increases learning
[in both speaker and listener]
The wise in heart shall be called prudent: and the sweetness of the lips increaseth learning.
Bible Rank: 5,756
Those who give heed to instruction prosper, and blessed are those who trust in the LORD.
He who deals wisely and heeds
word and counsel shall find good, and whoever leans on, trusts in, and is confident in the Lord--happy, blessed, and fortunate is he.
He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the LORD, happy is he.
Bible Rank: 6,965
Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent, but folly brings punishment to fools.
Understanding is a wellspring of life to those who have it, but to give instruction to fools is folly.
Understanding is a wellspring of life unto him that hath it: but the instruction of fools is folly.
Bible Rank: 7,743
The hearts of the wise make their mouths prudent, and their lips promote instruction.
The mind of the wise instructs his mouth, and adds learning and persuasiveness to his lips.
The heart of the wise teacheth his mouth, and addeth learning to his lips.
Bible Rank: 8,154
Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained in the way of righteousness.
The hoary head is a crown of beauty and glory if it is found in the way of righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation).
The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.