If you don't know which verses you'd like to memorize, here are a few suggestions.


  • Proverbs 14:29 - He who is slow to anger has great understanding, But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.
  • Proverbs 25:28 - Like a city that is broken into and without walls Is a man who has no control over his spirit.


  • Phil 4:11 - Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.
  • Phil 4:12 - I know how to get along with humble means, and I also know how to live in prosperity; in any and every circumstance I have learned the secret of being filled and going hungry, both of having abundance and suffering need.


  • Proverbs 12:1 - Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, But he who hates reproof is stupid.
  • Proverbs 17:10 - A rebuke goes deeper into one who has understanding Than a hundred blows into a fool.


  • Proverbs 28:1 - The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, But the righteous are bold as a lion.
  • Acts 5:29 - But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.


  • Job 5:2 - "For anger slays the foolish man, And jealousy kills the simple.
  • Galatians 5:26 - Let us not become boastful, challenging one another, envying one another.


  • Mark 16:15 - And He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.
  • Acts 1:8 - but you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth."


  • Luke 16:10 - "He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much.
  • 1 Corinthians 10:31 - Whether, then, you eat or drink or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.


  • Joshua 1:9 - "Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous! Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go."
  • Psalms 118:6 - The LORD is for me; I will not fear; What can man do to me?


  • Proverbs 27:17 - Iron sharpens iron, So one man sharpens another.
  • Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 - Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. But woe to the one who falls when there is not another to lift him up.


  • Proverbs 19:11 - A man's discretion makes him slow to anger, And it is his glory to overlook a transgression.
  • Matthew 5:7 - "Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.


  • Matthew 6:10 - `Your kingdom come. Your will be done, On earth as it is in heaven.
  • John 4:34 - Jesus *said to them, "My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to accomplish His work.


  • Jeremiah 20:9 - But if I say, "I will not remember Him Or speak anymore in His name," Then in my heart it becomes like a burning fire Shut up in my bones; And I am weary of holding it in, And I cannot endure it.
  • Luke 24:32 - They said to one another, "Were not our hearts burning within us while He was speaking to us on the road, while He was explaining the Scriptures to us?"


  • John 14:17 - that is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it does not see Him or know Him, {but} you know Him because He abides with you and will be in you.
  • Acts 7:51 - "You men who are stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears are always resisting the Holy Spirit; you are doing just as your fathers did."


  • Numbers 12:3 - (Now the man Moses was very humble, more than any man who was on the face of the earth.)
  • Proverbs 12:15 - The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.


  • Job 31:1 - "I have made a covenant with my eyes; How then could I gaze at a virgin?"
  • Galatians 5:19 - Now the deeds of the flesh are evident, which are: immorality, impurity, sensuality,


  • Proverbs 5:18 - Let your fountain be blessed, And rejoice in the wife of your youth.
  • Proverbs 14:1 - The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish tears it down with her own hands.


  • 1 Corinthians 11:1 - Be imitators of me, just as I also am of Christ.
  • Philippians 1:6 - For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.


  • Joshua 1:8 - "This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have success."
  • Psalms 119:11 - Your word I have treasured in my heart, That I may not sin against You.


  • 1 Corinthians 12:4-5 - Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are varieties of ministries, and the same Lord.
  • 2 Corinthians 6:3 - giving no cause for offense in anything, so that the ministry will not be discredited,


  • Proverbs 14:29 - He who is slow to anger has great understanding, But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.
  • Proverbs 19:11 - A man's discretion makes him slow to anger, And it is his glory to overlook a transgression.


  • Psalms 4:8 - In peace I will both lie down and sleep, For You alone, O LORD, make me to dwell in safety.
  • Colossians 3:15 - Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body; and be thankful.


  • Jeremiah 33:3 - `Call to Me and I will answer you, and I will tell you great and mighty things, which you do not know.'
  • 1 Thessalonians 5:17 - pray without ceasing;


  • Proverbs 16:32 - He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty, And he who rules his spirit, than he who captures a city.
  • Romans 13:14 - But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh in regard to {its} lusts.


  • Mark 10:45 - ~"For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many."
  • 2 Corinthians 4:5 - For we do not preach ourselves but Christ Jesus as Lord, and ourselves as your bond-servants for Jesus' sake.


  • Matthew 6:24 - "No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.
  • Romans 12:1 - Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, {which is} your spiritual service of worship.


  • Deuteronomy 29:9 - ~"So keep the words of this covenant to do them, that you may prosper in all that you do.
  • Proverbs 3:13-14 - How blessed is the man who finds wisdom And the man who gains understanding. For her profit is better than the profit of silver And her gain better than fine gold.


  • Proverbs 4:14-15 - Do not enter the path of the wicked And do not proceed in the way of evil men. Avoid it, do not pass by it; Turn away from it and pass on.
  • 1 Corinthians 15:33 - Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."


  • Proverbs 18:21 - Death and life are in the power of the tongue, And those who love it will eat its fruit.
  • Ephesians 4:29 - Let no unwholesome word proceed from your mouth, but only such {a word} as is good for edification according to the need {of the moment,} so that it will give grace to those who hear.


  • Psalms 119:160 - The sum of Your word is truth, And every one of Your righteous ordinances is everlasting.
  • John 14:6 - Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.


  • Deuteronomy 8:19 - "It shall come about if you ever forget the LORD your God and go after other gods and serve them and worship them, I testify against you today that you will surely perish.
  • Psalms 5:7 - But as for me, by Your abundant lovingkindness I will enter Your house, At Your holy temple I will bow in reverence for You.

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