The simpleinheritfolly: but the prudent are crowned with knowledge.19
The evilbowbefore the good; and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.20
The poor is hated even of his own neighbour: but the richa hath manyfriends .
He that despiseth his neighboursinneth : but he that hath mercy on the poor , happy is he.
Do they not err that deviseevil? but mercy and truth shall be to them that devisegood.23
In all labour there is profit: but the talk of the lips tendeth only to penury.24
The crown of the wise is their riches: but the foolishness of fools is folly.25
A truewitnessdeliverethsouls: but a deceitful witness speakethlies.26
In the fear of the LORD is strongconfidence: and his children shall have a place of refuge.27
The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.28
In the multitude of people is the king'shonour: but in the want of people is the destruction of the prince.