4 The lazy person craves, yet receives nothing, but the desires of the diligent are satisfied.
7 One person pretends to be wealthy, but has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet is rich.
11 Wealth gained dishonestly dwindles away, but whoever works diligently increases his prosperity.
13 Anyone who despises a word of advice will pay for it, but whoever heeds a command will be rewarded.
14 What the wise have to teach is a fountain of life and causes someone to avoid the snares of death.
18 Poverty and shame are for those who ignore correction, but whoever listens to instruction gains honor.
22 A good person leaves an inheritance to his grandchildren, but the wealth of the wicked is reserved for the righteous.
24 Whoever does not discipline his son hates him, but whoever loves him is diligent to correct him.