Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.
I went past the field of the sluggard, past the vineyard of the man who lacks judgment; thorns had come up everywhere, the ground was covered with weeds, and the stone wall was in ruins. I applied my heart to what I observed and learned a lesson from what I saw: A little sleep, a…
He who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.
Ill-gotten treasures are of no value, but righteousness delivers from death.
Wine is a mocker and beer a brawler; whoever is led astray by them is not wise.
A fool spurns his father’s discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
He who conceals his hatred has lying lips, and whoever spreads slander is a fool.
The fear of the LORD teaches a man wisdom, and humility comes before honor.
Better a little with the fear of the LORD than great wealth with turmoil.
Humility and the fear of the LORD bring wealth and honor and life.