The wisdom of women buildeth their house; but folly plucketh it down with her hands.
He that walketh in his uprightness feareth Jehovah; but he that is perverted a in his ways despiseth him.
In the fool's mouth is a rod of pride; but the lips of the wise shall preserve them.
Where no oxen are, the crib is clean; but much increase is by the strength of the ox.
A faithful witness will not lie; but a false witness uttereth b lies.
A scorner seeketh wisdom, and there is none [for him]; but knowledge is easy unto the intelligent.