Every wise woman builds her house,a but a foolish one tears it down with her own hands.b2
Whoever lives with integrity fears the Lord, but the one who is devious in his ways despises Him.c3
The proud speech of a fool [brings] a rod [of discipline],d but the lips of the wise protect them.
Where there are no oxen, the feeding-trough is empty,e but an abundant harvest [comes] through the strength of an ox.
An honest witness does not deceive, but a dishonest witness utters lies.f6
A mocker seeks wisdom and doesn't find it, but knowledge [comes] easily to the perceptive.