The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it will eat its fruit.
Before his downfall a man’s heart is proud, but humility comes before honor.
Better a patient man than a warrior, a man who controls his temper than one who takes a city.
Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil. This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones.
A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.
To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
The righteous will never be uprooted, but the wicked will not remain in the land.