201Listen to counsel and acceptdiscipline, That you may be wiseathe rest of your days.
21Many2plans are in a man'sheart, But the 3counsel of the LORD will stand.
22What is desirable in a man is his bkindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar .
The c4fear of the LORD leads to life, So that one may sleep5satisfied, d6untouched by evil.
The 7sluggardburies his hand8in the dish, But will not evenbring it back to his mouth.
259Strike a scoffer and the enaive may becomeshrewd, But 10reprove one who hasunderstanding and he will fgainknowledge.
He 11who assaults his father and drives his motheraway Is a shameful and disgracefulson.
27Ceaselistening, my son, to discipline, And you will stray from the words of knowledge.
A rascallywitnessmakes a mockery of justice, And the mouth of the wickedg12spreadsiniquity.
29hJudgments are prepared for 13scoffers, And 14blows for the back of fools.