Putting the Proverbs to Use. Facts on Proverbs. Proverb means “parallel” or “similar” Proverb is “a description by way of comparisons”. A wise son heeds his father’s instruction, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.” Proverbs 13:1. Facts on Proverbs.
A wise son heeds his father’s instruction, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.”
“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction”
A catchy way of expressing a truth for remembrance
“Train up a child in the way heshould go, and when he is old hewill not depart from it”
The Bible defines wisdomin terms of one’s relationshipwith God rather than one’sformal education
The book of Proverbs shows the tremendous value of wisdom!