The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that wins souls is wise.
A wise man's heart is at his right hand; but a fool's heart at his left.
Then said they, Come, and let us devise plots against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us attack him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.
Every wise woman builds her house: but the foolish plucks it down with her hands.
Therefore whosoever hears these sayings of mine, and does them, I will liken him unto a wise man, who built his house upon a rock:
Now there was found in it a poor wise man, and he by his wisdom delivered the city; yet no man remembered that same poor man.
He that gathers in summer is a wise son: but he that sleeps in harvest is a son that causes shame.
The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning; but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth.
And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of food at the proper time?