Better a dish of herbs where love is than a fatted ox and hatred with it.  (Proverbs 15:17)
A wise son makes his father glad, but a fool of a man despises his mother.  (Proverbs 15:20)
The king’s wrath is like messengers of death, but a wise man can pacify it.  (Proverbs 16:14)
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How much better to acquire wisdom than gold! To acquire understanding is more desirable than silver.  (Proverbs 16:16)
It is better to be humble with the meek than to share plunder with the proud.  (Proverbs 16:19)
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A single reprimand does more for a man of intelligence than a hundred lashes for a fool.  (Proverbs 17:10)
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The man of intelligence fixes his gaze on wisdom, but the eyes of a fool are on the ends of the earth.  (Proverbs 17:24)
Before his downfall a man’s heart is haughty, but humility goes before honors. (Proverbs 18:12)
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The LORD overturns the house of the proud, but he preserves intact the widow’s landmark. (Proverbs 15:25)
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