Whoso lovethinstructionlovethknowledge: but he that hatethreproof is brutish.2
A good man obtainethfavour of the LORD: but a man of wicked devices will he condemn .
A man shall not be established by wickedness: but the root of the righteous shall not be moved .
A virtuouswoman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.5
The thoughts of the righteous are right: but the counsels of the wicked are deceit.6
The words of the wicked are to lie in wait for blood: but the mouth of the upright shall deliver them.
The wicked are overthrown , and are not: but the house of the righteous shall stand .
A man shall be commendedaccording to his wisdom: but he that is of a perverseheart shall be despised.9
He that is despised , and hath a servant, is better than he that honoureth himself, and lackethbread.10
A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.