Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 19:2 in English Standard Version "Desire without knowledge is not good, and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way." Pr 21:5 The plans of the diligent lead surely to abundance, but everyone who is hasty comes only to poverty. Pr 28:20 A faithful man will abound with blessings, but whoever hastens to be rich will not go unpunished. Pr 29:20 Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.