1 A wise son will receive his father's warning; but he that is scornful, will not hear when he is reproved.
2 A good man shall enjoy the fruit of his mouth; but he that hath a froward mind, shall be spoiled.
4 The sluggard would fain have, and cannot get his desire; but the soul of the diligent shall have plenty.
10 Among the proud there is ever strife; but among those that do all things with advisement, there is wisdom.
11 Hastily gotten goods are soon spent; but they that be gathered together with the hand, shall increase.
13 Whoso despiseth the word, destroyeth himself; but he that feareth the commandment shall have peace.
18 He that thinketh scorn to be reformed, cometh to poverty and shame; but whoso receiveth correction, shall come to honour.
19 When a desire is brought to pass, it delighteth the soul; but fools count it abomination to depart from evil.
20 He that goeth in the company of wise men, shall be wise; but whoso is a companion of fools shall be hurt.
22 which their children's children shall have in possession - for the riches of the sinner is laid up for the just.
23 There is plenteousness of food in the fields of the poor; and shall be increased out of measure.