The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
A man finds joy in giving an apt reply - and how good is a timely word!
Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
Listen to advice and accept instruction and in the end you will be wise. Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the Lord's purpose that prevails.
Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring forth.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.
Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.
Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
The father of a righteous man has great joy; he who has a wise son delights in him.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.