箴言 Proverbs


Chapter Verses
15:1
回答柔和,使怒消退。言语暴戾,触动怒气。
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
15:2
智慧人的舌,善发知识。愚昧人的口,吐出愚昧。
The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly.
15:3
耶和华的眼目,无处不在。恶人善人,他都鉴察。
The eyes of the Lord are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good.
15:4
温良的舌,是生命树。乖谬的嘴,使人心碎。
The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.
15:5
愚妄人藐视父亲的管教。领受责备的,得着见识。
A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
15:6
义人家中,多有财宝。恶人得利,反受扰害。
The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble.
15:7
智慧人的嘴,播扬知识。愚昧人的心,并不如此。
The lips of the wise spread knowledge; not so the hearts of fools.
15:8
恶人献祭,为耶和华所憎恶。正直人祈祷,为他所喜悦。
The Lord detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him.
15:9
恶人的道路,为耶和华所憎恶。追求公义的,为他所喜爱。
The Lord detests the way of the wicked but he loves those who pursue righteousness.
15:10
舍弃正路的,必受严刑。恨恶责备的,必致死亡。
Stern discipline awaits him who leaves the path; he who hates correction will die.
15:11
阴间和灭亡,尚在耶和华眼前,何况世人的心呢?
Death and Destruction lie open before the Lord - how much more the hearts of men!
15:12
亵慢人不爱受责备。他也不就近智慧人。
A mocker resents correction; he will not consult the wise.
15:13
心中喜乐,面带笑容。心里忧愁,灵被损伤。
A happy heart makes the face cheerful, but heartache crushes the spirit.
15:14
聪明人心求知识。愚昧人口吃愚昧。
The discerning heart seeks knowledge, but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly.
15:15
困苦人的日子,都是愁苦。心中欢畅的,常享丰筵。
All the days of the oppressed are wretched, but the cheerful heart has a continual feast.
15:16
少有财宝,敬畏耶和华,强如多有财宝,烦乱不安。
Better a little with the fear of the Lord than great wealth with turmoil.
15:17
吃素菜,彼此相爱,强如吃肥牛,彼此相恨。
Better a meal of vegetables where there is love than a fattened calf with hatred.
15:18
暴怒的人,挑启争端。忍怒的人,止息分争。
A hot-tempered man stirs up dissension, but a patient man calms a quarrel.
15:19
懒惰人的道,像荆棘的篱笆。正直人的路,是平坦的大道。
The way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns, but the path of the upright is a highway.
15:20
智慧子使父亲喜乐。愚昧人藐视母亲。
A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
15:21
无知的人,以愚妄为乐。聪明的人,按正直而行。
Folly delights a man who lacks judgment, but a man of understanding keeps a straight course.
15:22
不先商议,所谋无效。谋士众多,所谋乃成。
Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed.
15:23
口善应对,自觉喜乐。话合其时,何等美好。
A man finds joy in giving an apt reply- and how good is a timely word!
15:24
智慧人从生命的道上升,使他远离在下的阴间。
The path of life leads upward for the wise to keep him from going down to the grave.
15:25
耶和华必拆毁骄傲人的家。却要立定寡妇的地界。
The Lord tears down the proud man's house but he keeps the widow's boundaries intact.
15:26
恶谋为耶和华所憎恶。良言乃为纯净。
The Lord detests the thoughts of the wicked, but those of the pure are pleasing to him.
15:27
贪恋财利的,扰害己家。恨恶贿赂的,必得存活。
A greedy man brings trouble to his family, but he who hates bribes will live.
15:28
义人的心,思量如何回答。恶人的口,吐出恶言。
The heart of the righteous weighs its answers, but the mouth of the wicked gushes evil.
15:29
耶和华远离恶人。却听义人的祷告。
The Lord is far from the wicked but he hears the prayer of the righteous.
15:30
眼有光使心喜乐。好信息使骨滋润。
A cheerful look brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
15:31
听从生命责备的,必常在智慧人中。
He who listens to a life-giving rebuke will be at home among the wise.
15:32
弃绝管教的,轻看自己的生命。听从责备的,却得智慧。
He who ignores discipline despises himself, but whoever heeds correction gains understanding.
15:33
敬畏耶和华,是智慧的训诲。尊荣以前,必有谦卑。
The fear of the Lord teaches a man wisdom, and humility comes before honor.