Verse: Proverbs 22:22-29; 23:1-11

1. Four Warnings against Destruction 22:22-28
No! Exploitation or Crushing v.22-23
No! Hot-temper or Rage v.24-25; 29:22
No! Pledge or Security v.26-27; 17:18
No! Moving Ancient Boundary v.28; Deuteronomy 27:17

2. Four Traps in Pursuing Success 23:1-9
Feast with a Ruler v.1-3
Glance at Riches v.4-5
Meal with a Begrudging Host v.6-8
Foolish People v.9

3. Beware: God will Defend 22:23; 23:11

4. Serving Diligently is the Right Way 22:29; Ezra 7:6