A rod and a reprimand impart wisdom, but a child left undisciplined disgraces its mother.
When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall.
Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.
Where there is no revelation, people cast off restraint; but blessed is the one who heeds wisdom’s instruction.
Servants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond.
Do you see someone who speaks in haste? There is more hope for a fool than for them.
A servant pampered from youth will turn out to be insolent.
An angry person stirs up conflict, and a hot-tempered person commits many sins.
Pride brings a person low, but the lowly in spirit gain honor.
The accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.
Many seek an audience with a ruler, but it is from the LORD that one gets justice.
The righteous detest the dishonest; the wicked detest the upright.