He who walks righteously1 and speaks what is right,2 who rejects gain from extortion3 and keeps his hand from accepting bribes,4 who stops his ears against plots of murder and shuts his eyes5 against contemplating evil--
this is the man who will dwell on the heights,6 whose refuge7 will be the mountain fortress.8 His bread will be supplied, and water will not fail9 him.
Your eyes will see the king10 in his beauty11 and view a land that stretches afar.1218
In your thoughts you will ponder the former terror:13 "Where is that chief officer? Where is the one who took the revenue? Where is the officer in charge of the towers?14"