A wise woman builds her house. But a foolish woman tears hers down with her own hands.
An honest person has respect for the Lord. But a person whose paths are crooked hates him.
Foolish people are punished for what they say. But the things wise people say keep them safe.
Where there are no oxen, the feed box is empty. But a strong ox brings in a great harvest.
An honest witness does not lie. But a dishonest witness pours out lies.
Those who make fun of others look for wisdom and don't find it. But knowledge comes easily to those who understand what is right.