A 1tranquilheart is life to the body, But passion is 2rottenness to the bones.
He 3who oppresses the poortaunts4his Maker, But he who is gracious to the needyhonors Him.
The wicked is 5thrustdown by his awrongdoing, But the 6righteoushas a refuge when he dies.
33Wisdomrests in the heart of one who hasunderstanding, But in the bhearts of fools it is madeknown.
34Righteousnessexalts a nation, But sin is a disgrace to any people.
The king'sfavor is toward a 7servant who actswisely, But his anger is toward him who actsshamefully.