1 The king's heart is in the hand of Jehovah as the rivers of water; He turns it wherever He will.
5 The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenty; but the thoughts of everyone who is hasty only to poverty.
6 The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a vanity tossed to and fro by those who seek death.
9 It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop than with a quarrelsome woman and to share a house.
11 When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise; and when the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.
12 The righteous wisely considers the house of the wicked; but God overthrows the wicked for their wickedness.
13 Whoever stops his ears at the cry of the poor, he also shall cry himself, but shall not be heard.
16 The man who wanders out of the way of understanding shall rest in the assembly of departed spirits.
20 A desirable treasure and oil are in the home of the wise; but a foolish man swallows it up.
27 The sacrifice of the wicked is hateful to God; how much more when he brings it with a wicked mind?