The way of wicked people is disgusting to the LORD, but he loves those who pursue righteousness.
Discipline is a terrible [burden] to anyone who leaves the [right] path. Anyone who hates a warning will die.
If Sheol and Abaddon lie open in front of the LORD how much more the human heart!
A mocker does not appreciate a warning. He will not go to wise people.
A joyful heart makes a cheerful face, but with a heartache comes depression.
The mind of a person who has understanding searches for knowledge, but the mouths of fools feed on stupidity.
Every day is a terrible day for a miserable person, but a cheerful heart has a continual feast.
Better to have a little with the fear of the LORD than great treasure and turmoil.
Better to have a dish of vegetables where there is love than juicy steaks where there is hate.
A hothead stirs up a fight, but one who holds his temper calms disputes.
The path of lazy people is like a thorny hedge, but the road of decent people is an [open] highway.