Like an earring of gold or an ornament of fine gold is a wise man's rebuke to a listening ear.
Cross ReferencesMatthew 12:35
The good man brings good things out of his good store of treasure, and the evil man brings evil things out of his evil store of treasure.
So Aaron told them, "Take off the gold earrings that are on your wives and sons and daughters, and bring them to me."
So all who had willing hearts, both men and women, came and brought brooches and earrings, rings and necklaces, and all kinds of gold jewelry. And they all presented their gold as a wave offering to the LORD.
2 Samuel 1:24
O daughters of Israel, weep for Saul, who clothed you in scarlet and luxury, who decked your garments with ornaments of gold.
Neither gold nor crystal can compare, nor jewels of fine gold be exchanged for it.
Let the righteous man strike me; let his rebuke be an act of loving devotion. It is oil for my head; let me not refuse it. For my prayer is ever against the deeds of the wicked.
He who listens to life-giving reproof will dwell among the wise.
Ears that hear and eyes that see--the LORD has made them both.
It is better to heed a wise man's rebuke than to listen to the song of fools.
I put a ring in your nose, earrings on your ears, and a beautiful crown upon your head.
Chapter Outline1. observations about kings
8. and about avoiding causes of quarrels
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