Proverbs 4 Commentary

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Proverbs 4:1-6

Solomon continues to proclaim the value of wisdom by introducing a testimony from the time of his youth.

Proverbs 4:7-9

Solomon finishes his testimony and expounds on how wisdom is in our best interest.

Proverbs 4:10-13

Solomon, having completed his testimony about how he received wisdom, goes on to explain what to expect from a life of wisdom.

Proverbs 4:14-19

Wickedness leads to evil just like wisdom leads to righteousness.

Proverbs 4:20-27

The heart is the source of life and we ought to fill it and guard it with wisdom, focusing our gaze and attention on the pathways of God.