A soft answer turneth away fury; but a grievous word stirreth up anger.
The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright; but the mouth of the foolish poureth out folly.
The eyes of Jehovah are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.
Gentleness of tongue is a tree of life; but crookedness therein is a breaking a of the spirit.
A fool despiseth his father's instruction; but he that regardeth reproof becometh prudent.
In the house of a righteous [man] is much treasure; but in the revenue of a wicked [man] is disturbance.
The lips of the wise disperse knowledge, but not so the heart of the foolish.