Proverbs: Prudence
8:12 I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find out knowledge of witty inventions.
12:16 A fool's wrath is presently known: but a prudent man covereth shame.
12:23 A prudent man concealeth knowledge: but the heart of fools proclaimeth foolishness.
13:16 Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open his folly.
13:23 Much food is in the tillage of the poor: but there is that is destroyed for want of judgment.
14:8 The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.
14:15 The simple believeth every word: but the prudent man looketh well to his going.
14:18 The simple inherit folly: but the prudent are crowned with knowledge.
15:5 A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.
18:17 He that is first in his own cause seemeth just; but his neighbour cometh and searcheth him.
19:11 The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.
20:16 Take his garment that is surety for a stranger: and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.
22:3 A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.
22:26 Be not thou one of them that strike hands, or of them that are sureties for debts.
24:27 Prepare thy work without, and make it fit for thyself in the field; and afterwards build thine house.
25:8 Go not forth hastily to strive, lest thou know not what to do in the end thereof, when thy neighbour hath put thee to shame.
27:12 A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.