Wine is a mocker; beer a carouser. Those it leads astray won't become wise.
A king is as terrifying as a lion's growl. Those who anger him may lose their life.
It is honorable to back off from a fight, but fools jump right in.
The lazy don't plow during winter; at harvest they look but find nothing.
Advice comes from the deep waters of the heart; those with understanding can draw it out.
Many people will say that they are loyal, but who can find a reliable person?
The righteous live with integrity; happy are their children who come after them.
A king who sits on his judgment throne sifts out all evil with his eyes.
Who can say, "I'm innocent to the core; I'm cleansed from my sin"?