A wise woman builds her house; a foolish woman tears hers down with her own hands.
Those who follow the right path fear the LORD; those who take the wrong path despise him.
The talk of fools is a rod for their backs, a but the words of the wise keep them out of trouble.
An empty stable stays clean, but no income comes from an empty stable.
A truthful witness does not lie; a false witness breathes lies.
A mocker seeks wisdom and never finds it, but knowledge comes easily to those with understanding.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)