Every way of a man is right in his own eyes; but Jehovah weigheth the hearts.
To exercise justice and judgment is more acceptable to Jehovah than sacrifice.
Lofty eyes, and a proud heart, the lamp of the wicked, is sin.
The thoughts of the diligent [tend] only to plenteousness; but of every one that is hasty, only to want.
The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a fleeting breath of them that seek death.
The devastation of the wicked sweepeth them away, because they refuse to do what is right.
Very crooked is the way of a guilty man; but as for the pure, his work is upright.
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a contentious woman, and a house in common.
The soul of the wicked desireth evil: his neighbour findeth no favour in his eyes.
When the scorner is punished, the simple becometh wise; and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.
One that is righteous wisely considereth the house of the wicked: he overthroweth the wicked to [their] ruin.