1 Every wise woman builds up her household, but the foolish one tears it down with her own hands.
2 Someone whose conduct is upright fears the LORD, but whoever is devious in his ways despises him.
4 Where there are no oxen, the feeding trough is clean, but profits come through the strength of the ox.
19 Evil men will bow down in the presence of good men and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.
22 Won't those who plot evil go astray? But gracious love and truth are for those who plan what is good.
26 Rock-solid security is found in the fear of the LORD, and within it one's children find refuge.
29 Being slow to get angry compares to great understanding as being quick-tempered compares to stupidity.
31 Whoever oppresses the poor defies their Creator, but whoever is kind to the needy honors them.
32 The wicked person is thrown down by his own wrongdoing, but the righteous person has a place of safety in death.