Many seek the favor of the generous, and everyone is a friend to a giver of gifts.
If the poor are hated even by their kin, how much more are they shunned by their friends! When they call after them, they are not there.
References for Proverbs 19:7
To get wisdom is to love oneself; to keep understanding is to prosper.
A false witness will not go unpunished, and the liar will perish.
It is not fitting for a fool to live in luxury, much less for a slave to rule over princes.
Those with good sense are slow to anger, and it is their glory to overlook an offense.
A king's anger is like the growling of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass.
A stupid child is ruin to a father, and a wife's quarreling is a continual dripping of rain.
House and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the Lord.
Laziness brings on deep sleep; an idle person will suffer hunger.
Those who keep the commandment will live; those who are heedless of their ways will die.