1My son, pay attention to my wisdom; listen carefully to my wise counsel.
1My children, listen when your father corrects you. Pay attention and learn good judgment,
1My child, never forget the things I have taught you. Store my commands in your heart.
1My child, listen to what I say, and treasure my commands.
1The sayings of King Lemuel contain this message, which his mother taught him.
1The sayings of Agur son of Jakeh contain this message. I am weary, O God; I am weary and worn out, O God.
1Whoever stubbornly refuses to accept criticism will suddenly be destroyed beyond recovery.
1The wicked run away when no one is chasing them, but the godly are as bold as lions.
1Don’t brag about tomorrow, since you don’t know what the day will bring.