Proverbs 16:1 (ESV)
The plans of the heart belong to man,
but the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.
Proverbs 16:2 (ESV)
2 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes,
but the Lord weighs the spirit.
Proverbs 16:3 (ESV)
3 Commit your work to the Lord,
and your plans will be established.
Proverbs 16:4 (ESV)
4 The Lord has made everything for its purpose,
even the wicked for the day of trouble.
Proverbs 16:5-8 (ESV)
5 Everyone who is arrogant in heart is an abomination to the Lord;
be assured, he will not go unpunished.
6 By steadfast love and faithfulness iniquity is atoned for,
and by the fear of the Lord one turns away from evil.
7 When a man’s ways please the Lord,
he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.
8 Better is a little with righteousness
than great revenues with injustice.
Proverbs 16:19 (ESV)
19 It is better to be of a lowly spirit with the poor
than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Proverbs 16:22 (ESV)
22 Good sense is a fountain of life to him who has it,
but the instruction of fools is folly.
Proverbs 16:28 (ESV)
28 A dishonest man spreads strife,
and a whisperer separates close friends.
Proverbs 16:32 (ESV)
32 Whoever is slow to anger is better than the mighty,
and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.