A worthless person, a wicked man, walks with a perverse mouth;He winks with his eyes, he shuffles his feet, he points with his fingers;Perversity is in his heart, he devises evil continually, he sows discord.Therefore his calamity shall come suddenly; suddenly he shall be broken without remedy. Proverbs 6:12-16
Worthless: good-for-nothing, naughty, without profit
Wicked: workers of trouble, evil-doers, workers of iniquity
Walks: ways (counsels, statutes)
Mouth: speech with bad qualities ascribed to it
The characteristics of a good-for-nothing person are displayed in his actions and his speech for it all flows out of a heart that is evil. His body language even shows his wickedness and good-for-nothing attitude and heart.
A good-for-nothing. Continues to practice evil and spread strife and contention to all around him.
A good-for-nothing. That's not what I want to be known for! And in order to keep from becoming a good-for-nothing person, I must have a heart that is permeated with a deep sense of reverence for God (Acts 9:31 MSG). For if the fear of God is in one's heart, than perverse things cannot take root.
A good-for-nothing. If I don't what that characteristic, then I must listen to God and get His wisdom and apply it to my life!