A soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger.
The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright, but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.
The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.
A wholesome tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit.
A fool despiseth his father's instruction, but he that heedeth reproof is prudent.
In the house of the righteous is much treasure, but the revenues of the wicked bring trouble.
The lips of the wise disperse knowledge, but the heart of the foolish doeth not so.