A reprover is better than a stiff-necked man: for when the latter is suddenly set on fire, there shall be no remedy.
When the righteous are praised, the people will rejoice: but when the ungodly rule, men mourn.
When a man loves wisdom, his father rejoices: but he that keeps harlots will waste wealth.
A righteous king establishes a country: but a transgressor destroys .
He that prepares a net in the way of his own friend, entangles his own feet in it.
A great snare for a sinner: but the righteous shall be in joy and gladness.
A righteous man knows how to judge for the poor: but the ungodly understands not knowledge; and the poor man has not an understanding mind.
Lawless men burn down a city: but wise men turn away wrath.
A wise man shall judge nations: but a worthless man being angry laughs and fears not.
Bloody men hate a holy , but the upright will seek his soul.
A fool utters all is mind: but the wise reserves his in part.
When a king hearkens to unjust language, all his subjects are transgressors.
When the creditor and debtor meet together, the Lord oversees them both.
When a king judges the poor in truth, his throne shall be established for a testimony.
Stripes and reproofs give wisdom: but an erring child disgraces his parents.
When the ungodly abound, sins abound: but when they fall, the righteous are warned.
Chasten thy son, and he shall give thee rest; and he shall give honour to thy soul.
There shall be no interpreter to a sinful nation: but he that observes the law is blessed.
A stubborn servant will not be reproved by words: for even if he understands, still he will not obey.
If thou see a man hasty in words, know that the fool has hope rather than he.
He that lives wantonly from a child, shall be a servant, and in the end shall grieve over himself.
A furious man stirs up strife, and a passionate man digs up sin.
Pride brings a man low, but the Lord upholds the humble-minded with honour.
He that shares with a thief, hates his own soul: and if any having heard an oath uttered tell not of it,
fearing and reverencing men have been overthrown, but he that trusts in the Lord shall rejoice. Ungodliness causes a man to stumble: but he that trusts in his master shall be safe.
Many wait on the favour of rulers; but justice comes to a man from the Lord.
A righteous man is an abomination to an unrighteous man, and the direct way is an abomination to the sinner.