The men of Hezekiah have done us all a favor by copying out these verses. This chapter is divided by six sections, wisdom for the king kicks things off.
Two more “My Son” sections divide chapter 24 into thirds. The chapter starts off with four wisdom statements and ends with a detailed look at the slothful man.
Your heart is in view in a big way in chapter 23. Look on the outline for the green shaded areas where “thine heart” is mentioned. Compare the first five with the last one, number six, and be warned.
These seven things are found in Job 5:20-26. Eliphaz the Temanite shared this with Job. Although he misdiagnosed Job’s problem, his words still ring true.