1 The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
3 The LORD will not suffer the soul of therighteous to famish: but he casteth away the substance of the wicked.
5 He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: but he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
13 In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void of understanding.
24 The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.
25 As thewhirlwind passeth, so is the wicked no more: but the righteous is an everlastingfoundation.
29 The way of the LORD is strength to the upright: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.
32 The lips of therighteous know what is acceptable: but the mouth of the wicked speakethfrowardness.