A king's wrath is like the roar of a lion;1 he who angers him forfeits his life.23
It is to a man's honor to avoid strife, but every fool3 is quick to quarrel.44
A sluggard5 does not plow in season; so at harvest time he looks but finds nothing.65
The purposes of a man's heart are deep waters,7 but a man of understanding draws them out.
Many a man claims to have unfailing love, but a faithful man who can find?87
The righteous man leads a blameless life;9 blessed are his children after him.108
When a king sits on his throne to judge,11 he winnows out all evil with his eyes.129
Who can say, "I have kept my heart pure;13 I am clean and without sin"?1410
Differing weights and differing measures-- the LORD detests them both.1511
Even a child is known by his actions, by whether his conduct is pure16 and right.
Ears that hear and eyes that see-- the LORD has made them both.17