14 The discerning heart seeks knowledge, but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 15:14

Commentary on Proverbs 15:14

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A wise man seeks to gain more wisdom, growing in grace and in the knowledge of Christ. But a carnal mind rests contented, flattering itself.

11 The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life, but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 10:11

Commentary on Proverbs 10:11

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The good man's mouth is always open to teach, comfort, and correct others.