Wisdom is building her house, but the foolish woman is pulling it down with her hands.
He who goes on his way in righteousness has before him the fear of the Lord; but he whose ways are twisted gives him no honour.
In the mouth of the foolish man is a rod for his back, but the lips of the wise will keep them safe.
Where there are no oxen, their food-place is clean; but much increase comes through the strength of the ox.
A true witness does not say what is false, but a false witness is breathing out deceit.
The hater of authority, searching for wisdom, does not get it; but knowledge comes readily to the open-minded man.