Righteous lips are a king's delight, and he loves one who speaks honestly.
A king's fury is a messenger of death, but a wise man appeases it.a15
When a king's face lights up, there is life; his favor is like a cloud with spring rain.
Acquire wisdom- how much better it is than gold! And acquire understanding- it is preferable to silver.b17
The highway of the upright avoids evil; the one who guards his way protects his life.c18
Pride comes before destruction, and an arrogant spirit before a fall.d19
Better to be lowly of spirit with the humblee than to divide plunder with the proud.f20
The one who understands a matter finds success, and the one who trusts in the Lord will be happy.g21
Anyone with a wise heart is called discerning, and pleasant speechh increases learning.i22
Insight is a fountain of lifej for its possessor, but folly is the instruction of fools.
A wise heart instructs its mouth and increases learning with its speech.kl