Quiz #31: Proverbs (Part 3) (5/2/99)

21. "He who loves ______ will be a poor man."
A. riches
B. pleasure
C. wickedness
D. gambling

22. "The slothful man says, 'There is a _________ outside!'"
A. lion
B. job
C. witch
D. parade

23. ". . .and put a knife to your throat if you are a man given to _________ ."
A. appetite
B. boasting
C. shaving
D. medicine

24. "A little sleep, a little slumber, a little __________ of the hands."
A. clapping
B. chapping
C. striking
D. folding

25. "It is better to dwell in a corner of a housetop, than in a house shared with ____________ ."
A. several unruly pets
B. ungrateful servants
C. a contentious woman
D. an authoritarian husband

26. "So ______ is not fitting for a fool."
A. work
B. wisdom
C. wealth
D. honor

27. "Do not boast about __________ . . ."
A. wealth
B. tomorrow
C. beauty
D. ability

28. "Evil men do not understand __________ . . ."
A. God
B. justice
C. purity
D. honesty

29. The rod and reproof give ________ . . ."
A. welts
B. wealth
C. wisdom
D. justice

30. "If you have been foolish in exalting yourself, or if you have devised evil, put your hand on your _________ ."
A. mouth
B. nose
C. sword
D. billfold

31. "Give strong drink to those who are ___________ . . ."
A. thirsty
B. perishing
C. poor
D. rich


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