14A person who promises a gift but doesn’t give it is like clouds and wind that bring no rain.
14In the same way, wisdom is sweet to your soul. If you find it, you will have a bright future, and your hopes will not be cut short.
14Physical discipline may well save them from death.
14The mouth of an immoral woman is a dangerous trap; those who make the LORD angry will fall into it.
14A secret gift calms anger; a bribe under the table pacifies fury.
14The buyer haggles over the price, saying, It’s worthless, then brags about getting a bargain!
14Fathers can give their sons an inheritance of houses and wealth, but only the LORD can give an understanding wife.
14The human spirit can endure a sick body, but who can bear a crushed spirit?
14Starting a quarrel is like opening a floodgate, so stop before a dispute breaks out.