The 1wise in heart will be calledunderstanding, And sweetness of aspeech2increasesbpersuasiveness.
22Understanding is a fountain of life to one whohas it, But the discipline of fools is folly.
The 3heart of the wiseinstructs his mouth And addscpersuasiveness to his lips.
244Pleasantwords are a honeycomb , Sweet to the soul and 5healing to the bones.
256There is a way which seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death.
A worker'sappetiteworks for him, For his dhungerurges him on.
A 7worthlessmandigs up evil, Whileehis words are like 8scorchingfire.