A fool's anger is known at once, But a prudent man conceals dishonor.
The wisdom of the sensible is to understand his way, But the foolishness of fools is deceit.
The mind of the prudent acquires knowledge, And the ear of the wise seeks knowledge.
Every prudent man acts with knowledge, But a fool displays folly.
The prudent sees the evil and hides himself, But the naive go on, and are punished for it.
A prudent man sees evil and hides himself, The naive proceed and pay the penalty.
House and wealth are an inheritance from fathers, But a prudent wife is from the LORD.