“The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother,
the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young eagles shall eat it.”
Ever roll your eyes at your parents? The Almighty God was offended! Stay away from birds, especially big scavenger birds of prey! God condemns even facial disrespect of parents. He hates the irreverent looks, gestures, and attitudes toward parents that are common today. Learn to honor the first authority in your life.
“Let her be as the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts
satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love.”
Does size matter? No. Contentment and excitement with your wife are choices. Solomon warned his son to make three important choices – cherish his wife tenderly, focus on her body and sexuality only, and let her affection and devotion consume him. This inspired proverb can help any man have a great marriage.
“The rich and poor meet together:
the LORD is the maker of them all.”
When the rich and poor meet together, the rich despise the poor for their poverty and stupidity, and the poor envy the rich for their prosperity and arrogance. But the LORD made them both, and they have no reason to resent each other. For if the truth be told, they both arrived naked and destitute, and they shall both leave this world the same way.
“The LORD hath made all things for himself:
yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.”
Can seventeen words answer the world’s hardest four questions? Yes, in this proverb! Here are the final and true answers to four of life’s greatest questions: What is the origin of things? Why do they exist? Who is the true God? And why does evil exist? This single sentence is worth the weight of your house in gold!