Proverbs 19:9-19 NLT

9 A false witness will not go unpunished, and a liar will be destroyed.
10 It isn't right for a fool to live in luxury or for a slave to rule over princes!
11 People with good sense restrain their anger; they earn esteem by overlooking wrongs.
12 The king's anger is like a lion's roar, but his favor is like dew on the grass.
13 A foolish child a is a calamity to a father; a nagging wife annoys like a constant dripping.

References for Proverbs 19:13

    • | 19:13 - Hebrew <I>son;</I> also in 19:27.
      14 Parents can provide their sons with an inheritance of houses and wealth, but only the LORD can give an understanding wife.
      15 A lazy person sleeps soundly -- and goes hungry.
      16 Keep the commandments and keep your life; despising them leads to death.
      17 If you help the poor, you are lending to the LORD -- and he will repay you!
      18 Discipline your children while there is hope. If you don't, you will ruin their lives.
      19 Short-tempered people must pay their own penalty. If you rescue them once, you will have to do it again.