As a bird that wandereth from her nest, so is a man who wandereth from his place.
Ointment and perfume make the heart rejoice; so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by counsel from the heart.
Thine own friend and thy father's friend, forsake not; neither go to thy brother's house in the day of thy calamity; for better is a neighbor that is near than a brother far off.
My son, be wise and make my heart glad, that I may answer him that reproacheth me.
A prudent man foreseeth the evil and hideth himself, but the simple pass on and are punished.
Take his garment that is surety for a stranger, but take a pledge from him for a strange woman.
He that, rising early in the morning, blesseth his friend with a loud voice: it shall be counted as a curse to him.
A continual dripping on a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.
Whosoever would hide her would hide the wind, and the ointment of his right hand which betrayeth itself.
Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the fruit thereof; so he that waiteth on his master shall be honored.