Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 3:18 in English Standard Version "She is a tree of life to those who lay hold of her; those who hold her fast are called blessed." Ge 2:9 And out of the ground the Lord God made to spring up every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food. The tree of life was in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Ge 3:22 Then the Lord God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil. Now, lest he reach out his hand and take also of the tree of life and eat, and live forever—” Pr 4:13 Keep hold of instruction; do not let go; guard her, for she is your life. Pr 11:30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and whoever captures souls is wise. Pr 13:12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life. Pr 15:4 A gentle tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in it breaks the spirit. Re 2:7 He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To the one who conquers I will grant to eat of the tree of life, which is in the paradise of God.’ Re 22:2 through the middle of the street of the city; also, on either side of the river, the tree of life with its twelve kinds of fruit, yielding its fruit each month. The leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.