Every wise woman builds up her home, but a foolish one tears it down with her own hands.
A person with upright conduct fears ADONAI, but a person who is devious scorns him.
From the mouth of a fool sprouts pride, but the lips of the wise protect them.
Where there are no oxen, the stalls are clean; but much is produced by the strength of an ox.
An honest witness will not lie, but a false witness lies with every breath.
A scoffer seeks wisdom in vain, but knowledge comes easily to someone with discernment.