Mockers don't love those who rebuke them, so they stay away from the wise.
A glad heart makes a happy face; a broken heart crushes the spirit.
A wise person is hungry for truth, while the fool feeds on trash.
For the poor, every day brings trouble; for the happy heart, life is a continual feast.
It is better to have little with fear for the LORD than to have great treasure with turmoil.
A bowl of soup with someone you love is better than steak with someone you hate.
A hothead starts fights; a cool-tempered person tries to stop them.
A lazy person has trouble all through life; the path of the upright is easy!
Sensible children bring joy to their father; foolish children despise their mother.
Foolishness brings joy to those who have no sense; a sensible person stays on the right path.
Plans go wrong for lack of advice; many counselors bring success.