Bible Quotes-Genesis and Job
In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return. Genesis 3:19
Peace be to you, fear not. Genesis 43:23
Man is born to trouble, as the sparks fly upward. Job 5:7
For then shalt thou lift up thy face without spot; yea, thou shalt be stedfast, and shalt not fear: Because thou shalt forget thy misery, and remember it as waters that pass away: And thine age shall be clearer than the noonday; thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning.
But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee: Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee: and the fishes of the sea shall declare unto thee. Job 12:7-8
The price of wisdom is above rubies. Job 28:18
I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my judgment was as a robe and a diadem. I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.
Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile. Psalms 34:13
Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it. Psalms 34:14
And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! for then would I fly away, and be at rest. Psalms 55:6
The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart: his words were softer than oil, yet were they drawn swords.
A day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness. Psalms 84:10
Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. Truth shall spring out of the earth; and righteousness shall look down from heaven. Psalms 85:10-11
For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night. Psalms 90:4
So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.
Who covereth thyself with light as a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain: Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters: who maketh the clouds his chariot: who walketh upon the wings of the wind: Who maketh his angels spirits: his ministers a flaming fire: Who laid the foundations of the earth, that it should not be removed for ever. Psalms 104:2-5
I understand more than the ancients, because I keep thy precepts.
Thy word is a lamp to my feet, and a light to my path. Psalms 119:105
My soul is continually in my hand: yet do I not forget thy law.
For my brethren and companions' sake, I will now ask, Peace be with thee.
They that sow in tears shall reap joy. Psalms 126:5
It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep. Psalms 127:2
Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! Psalms 133:1
Her ways are ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace.
Can a man take fire in his bosom, and his clothes not be burned?
Stolen waters are sweet, and bread eaten in secret is pleasant.
Lying lips are abomination to the Lord. Proverbs 12:22
Hope deferred maketh the heart sick: but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12
Even in laughter the heart is sorrowful. Proverbs 14:13
All the days of the afflicted are evil: but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. Proverbs 15:15
Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith. Proverbs 15:17
A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: and a word spoken in due season, how good is it! Proverbs 15:23
A man's heart deviseth his way: but the Lord directeth his steps.
Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones. Proverbs 16:24
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city. Proverbs 16:32
He that repeateth a matter separateth very friends. Proverbs 17:9
A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones. Proverbs 17:22
He that hath knowledge spareth his words: and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit. Proverbs 17:27
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding. Proverbs 17:28
The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear? Proverbs 18:14
Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whoever is deceived thereby is not wise. Proverbs 20:1
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house. Proverbs 21:9
Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6
The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
As a man thinks in his heart, so is he. Proverbs 23:7