The LORD hath made all things for himself: yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.5
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished .a6
By mercy and truthiniquity is purged : and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.7
When a man'swaysplease the LORD, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him.
8Better is a little with righteousness than greatrevenues without right.9
A man'sheartdeviseth his way: but the LORDdirecteth his steps.10
A divine sentence is in the lips of the king: his mouthtransgresseth not in judgment.11
A justweight and balance are the LORD'S: all the weightsb of the bag are his work.12
It is an abomination to kings to commitwickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness.13Righteouslips are the delight of kings; and they love him that speakethright.14
The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wiseman will pacify it.