He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD,1 and he will reward him for what he has done.218
Discipline your son, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death.319
A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty; if you rescue him, you will have to do it again.
Listen to advice and accept instruction,4 and in the end you will be wise.521
Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails.622
What a man desires is unfailing lovea; better to be poor than a liar.
The fear of the LORD leads to life: Then one rests content, untouched by trouble.724
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth!825
Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence; rebuke a discerning man,9 and he will gain knowledge.1026
He who robs his father and drives out his mother11 is a son who brings shame and disgrace.
Stop listening to instruction, my son,12 and you will stray from the words of knowledge.