Reputation and Legacy
Proverbs 10:7Through faith Mary, the mother of Jesus, recognized this reality in Luke 1:48.
The memory of the just is blessed: but the name of the wicked shall rot.
He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.
The hope of the righteous shall be gladness: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish: and the hope of unjust men perisheth.
When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children: and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.
Proverbs 17:13You reap what you sow (Gal 6:7).
Whoso rewardeth evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
The just man walketh in his integrity: his children are blessed after him.
Proverbs 20:11Compare with Matthew 7:16-18.
Even a child is known by his doings, whether his work be pure, and whether it be right.
A false witness shall perish: but the man that heareth speaketh constantly.
A GOOD name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold.
Debate thy cause with thy neighbour himself; and discover not a secret to another: Lest he that heareth it put thee to shame, and thine infamy turn not away.
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.
Total Verses: 14
Total Passages: 13