A wise child accepts a parent's discipline; a young mocker refuses to listen.
References for Proverbs 13:1
Good people enjoy the positive results of their words, but those who are treacherous crave violence.
Those who control their tongue will have a long life; a quick retort can ruin everything.
Lazy people want much but get little, but those who work hard will prosper and be satisfied.
Those who are godly hate lies; the wicked come to shame and disgrace.
Godliness helps people all through life, while the evil are destroyed by their wickedness.
Some who are poor pretend to be rich; others who are rich pretend to be poor.
The rich can pay a ransom, but the poor won't even get threatened.
The life of the godly is full of light and joy, but the sinner's light is snuffed out.
Pride leads to arguments; those who take advice are wise.
Wealth from get-rich-quick schemes quickly disappears; wealth from hard work grows.
Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when dreams come true, there is life and joy.
People who despise advice will find themselves in trouble; those who respect it will succeed.
The advice of the wise is like a life-giving fountain; those who accept it avoid the snares of death.
A person with good sense is respected; a treacherous person walks a rocky road.
Wise people think before they act; fools don't and even brag about it!
An unreliable messenger stumbles into trouble, but a reliable messenger brings healing.
If you ignore criticism, you will end in poverty and disgrace; if you accept criticism, you will be honored.