The Bible is full of good instruction for us. But the book of Proverbs holds a unique place as a kind of manual for how to live rightly. And oftentimes, God uses those short sayings to shape our character.
Because our wisdom is limited and our perception often faulty, when we rely on ourselves, we’re inevitably setting ourselves up for problems. Thankfully, God provides numerous ways we can discern the best course of action for every situation.