A peaceful heart gives life to the body. But jealousy rots the bones.
Anyone who crushes poor people makes fun of their Maker. But anyone who is kind to those in need honors God.
When trouble comes, sinners are brought down. But godly people have a safe place even when they die.
Wisdom rests in the hearts of those who understand what is right. And even among foolish people she makes herself known.
Doing what is right lifts people up. But sin brings shame to any nation.
A king is pleased with a wise servant. But a servant who is full of shame invites the king's anger.