A gentle answer will calm a person's anger, but an unkind answer will cause more anger.
Wise people use knowledge when they speak, but fools pour out foolishness.
The Lord's eyes see everything; he watches both evil and good people.
As a tree gives fruit, healing words give life, but dishonest words crush the spirit.
Fools reject their parents' correction, but anyone who accepts correction is wise.
Much wealth is in the houses of good people, but evil people get nothing but trouble.
Wise people use their words to spread knowledge, but there is no knowledge in the thoughts of fools.