Forks in the Road: Choose Your Friends

Proverbs 13:20 (CEB)

20 Walk with wise people and become wise;
    befriend fools and get in trouble.

Proverbs 17:17 (CEB)

17 Friends love all the time,
    and kinsfolk are born for times of trouble.

Proverbs 18:24 (CEB)

24 There are persons for companionship,
    but then there are friends who are more loyal than family.

Proverbs 22:24-25 (CEB)

24 Don’t befriend people controlled by anger;
    don’t associate with hot-tempered people;
25     otherwise, you will learn their ways
    and become trapped.

Proverbs 24:1-2 (CEB)

1 Don’t envy evil people,
    and don’t long to be with them.
2 Their hearts are focused on violence,
    and their lips speak of trouble.