A gentle answer turns away rage, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
The tongues of wise people give good expression to knowledge, but the mouths of fools pour out a flood of stupidity.
The eyes of the LORD are everywhere. They watch evil people and good people.
A soothing tongue is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue breaks the spirit.
A stubborn fool despises his father's discipline, but whoever appreciates a warning shows good sense.
Great treasure is in the house of a righteous person, but trouble comes along with the income of a wicked person.
The lips of wise people spread knowledge, but a foolish attitude does not.