Proverbs: Skillful Living
And as a New Testament believer I read Proverbs in the light of Jesus who conquered death and lives forevermore. I may not see some of the rewards in this book in this life, or I may, but I will see all the rewards in this book. Christ through His resurrection has guaranteed that!
Every human being has a biological sex drive but that drive does not make you engage in sexual misdeeds. That drive can just as easily lead you to marriage and to lifelong long love and fidelity. It can be the impetus to purity. No, it is the heart that is at issue. For sin resides in the heart and it is there where the battle must be fought.