The path of the careless seems so easy, but make every effort to seek out and live in wisdom.
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Proverbs 4 (ESV)
1 Hear, O sons, a father’s instruction, and be attentive, that you may gain insight,
2 for I give you good precepts; do not forsake my teaching.
3 When I was a son with my father, tender, the only one in the sight of my mother, 4 he taught me and said to me,
“Let your heart hold fast my words;
keep my commandments,
5 Get wisdom; get insight;
do not forget,
and do not turn away from the words of my mouth.
6 Do not forsake her,
and she will keep you;
love her, and she will guard you.
7 The beginning of wisdom is this:
Get wisdom, and whatever you get, get insight.
8 Prize her highly,
and she will exalt you;
she will honor you if you embrace her.
will place on your head a graceful garland;