Blessings are on the head of the righteous, but 1the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.
72The memory of the righteous is a blessing, but 3the name of the wicked will rot.
84The wise of heart will receive commandments, but a babbling fool will come to ruin.
95Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but he who makes his ways crooked 6will be found out.
Whoever 7winks the eye causes trouble, but a babbling fool will come to ruin.
118The mouth of the righteous is 9a fountain of life, but the mouth of the wicked 10conceals violence.
Hatred stirs up strife, but 11love covers all offenses.
On the lips of him who has understanding, wisdom is found, but 12a rod is for the back of him who 13lacks sense.
The wise 14lay up knowledge, but 15the mouth of a fool brings ruin near.
1516A rich man's wealth is his strong city; the poverty of the poor is their ruin.
The wage of the righteous leads 17to life, the gain of the wicked to sin.