The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
An evil man is trapped by his sinful talk, but a righteous man escapes trouble.
Of what use is money in the hand of a fool, since he has no desire to get wisdom?
Do not withhold good from those who deserve it, when it is in your power to act.
A wicked man puts up a bold front, but an upright man gives thought to his ways.
Do not say, "I'll pay you back for this wrong!" Wait for the LORD, and he will deliver you.
To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
It is not good to have zeal without knowledge, nor to be hasty and miss the way.
He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who is kind to the needy.
The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.