1 He, that being often reproved hardens his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.
2 When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked bears rule, the people mourn.
3 Whosoever loves wisdom rejoices his father: but he that keeps company with harlots wastes his substance.
6 In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare: but the righteous does sing and rejoice.
9 If a wise man contends with a foolish man, whether the foolish man rages or laughs, there is no rest.
16 When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increases: but the righteous shall see their fall.
21 He that carefully brings up his servant from a child shall have him become his son in the end.
24 Whosoever is partner with a thief hates his own soul: he hears cursing, and reveals it not.