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,1 and in the end you will be wise.221
Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails.322
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.424
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth!525
Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence; rebuke a discerning man,6 and he will gain knowledge.726
He who robs his father and drives out his mother8 is a son who brings shame and disgrace.
Stop listening to instruction, my son,9 and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
A corrupt witness mocks at justice, and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil.1029
Penalties are prepared for mockers, and beatings for the backs of fools.11