The following reading plan is a great option for personal or family devotions.
If the major theme in the Psalms is the praise of God in heaven, the chief concern of Proverbs is the pursuit of a happy and good life on earth.
Some may be enjoyed and savored; others can be swallowed quickly or even skipped over.
AUTHOR: James Limburg, Professor Emeritus of Old Testament I.
These are the sorts of things that the book of Proverbs can help with.
Other parts were composed as essays or poems (chapters 1-9, 31). The book of Proverbs is a manual for conducting one's everyday affairs in a manner that is happy and successful in worldly matters and responsible before God.