Better is a dry morsel with quiet than a house full of feasting with strife.
A slave who deals wisely will rule over a child who acts shamefully, and will share the inheritance as one of the family.
The crucible is for silver, and the furnace is for gold, but the Lord tests the heart.
An evildoer listens to wicked lips; and a liar gives heed to a mischievous tongue.
Those who mock the poor insult their Maker; those who are glad at calamity will not go unpunished.
Grandchildren are the crown of the aged, and the glory of children is their parents.