Every purpose is established by counsel; And by wise guidance make thou war.
He that goeth about as a tale-bearer revealeth secrets; Therefore company not with him that openeth wide his lips.
Whoso curseth his father or his mother, His lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.
An inheritance [may be] gotten hastily at the beginning; But the end thereof shall not be blessed.
Say not thou, I will recompense evil: Wait for Jehovah, and he will save thee.
Diverse weights are an abomination to Jehovah; And a false balance is not good.
A man's goings are of Jehovah; How then can man understand his way?
It is a snare to a man rashly to say, [It is] holy, And after vows to make inquiry.
A wise king winnoweth the wicked, And bringeth the [threshing] -wheel over them.
The spirit of man is the lamp of Jehovah, Searching all his innermost parts.
Kindness and truth preserve the king; And his throne is upholden by kindness.