If a wise man goes to court with a fool, the fool rages and scoffs, and there is no peace.
Bloodthirsty men hate a man of integrity and seek to kill the upright.111
A fool gives full vent to his anger,2 but a wise man keeps himself under control.312
If a ruler4 listens to lies, all his officials become wicked.513
The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both.614
If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will always be secure.715
The rod of correction imparts wisdom, but a child left to himself disgraces his mother.816
When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall.917
Discipline your son, and he will give you peace; he will bring delight to your soul.1018
Where there is no revelation, the people cast off restraint; but blessed is he who keeps the law.1119
A servant cannot be corrected by mere words; though he understands, he will not respond.