25 A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 11:25

Commentary on Proverbs 11:25

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Both in temporal and spiritual things, God commonly deals with his people according to the measure by which they deal with their brethren.

20 Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers,[1]and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 16:20

Commentary on Proverbs 16:19-20

(Read Proverbs 16:19-20)

Humility, though it exposes to contempt in the world, is much better than high-spiritedness, which makes God an enemy. He that understands God's word shall find good.