- He, that being often reproved hardeneth [his] neck, shall
suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.
- When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice:
but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.
- Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that
keepeth company with harlots spendeth [his] substance.
- The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that
receiveth gifts overthroweth it.
- A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his
- In the transgression of an evil man [there is] a snare: but
the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
- The righteous considereth the cause of the poor: [but] the
wicked regardeth not to know [it].
- Scornful men bring a city into a snare: but wise [men] turn
- [If] a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he
rage or laugh, [there is] no rest.
- The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his
- A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise [man] keepeth it
in till afterwards.
- If a ruler hearken to lies, all his servants [are] wicked.
- The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD
lighteneth both their eyes.
- The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne
shall be established for ever.
- The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left [to
himself] bringeth his mother to shame.
- When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth:
but the righteous shall see their fall.
- Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he
shall give delight unto thy soul.
- Where [there is] no vision, the people perish: but he that
keepeth the law, happy [is] he.
- A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he
understand he will not answer.
- Seest thou a man [that is] hasty in his words? [there is]
more hope of a fool than of him.
- He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child
shall have him become [his] son at the length.
- An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man
aboundeth in transgression.
- A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold
the humble in spirit.
- Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul: he
heareth cursing, and bewrayeth [it] not.
- The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his
trust in the LORD shall be safe.
- Many seek the ruler's favour; but [every] man's judgment
[cometh] from the LORD.
- An unjust man [is] an abomination to the just: and [he
that is] upright in the way [is] abomination to the wicked.
King James Bible 1603
(Network Version, 1994)
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