9Â What you learn from them will crown you with grace and be a chain of honor around your neck.
8Â Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves; ensure justice for those being crushed.
8Â First, help me never to tell a lie. Second, give me neither poverty nor riches! Give me just enough to satisfy my needs.
8Â Mockers can get a whole town agitated, but the wise will calm anger.
8Â Income from charging high interest rates will end up in the pocket of someone who is kind to the poor.
8Â A person who strays from home is like a bird that strays from its nest.
8Â Honoring a fool is as foolish as tying a stone to a slingshot.
8Â don’t be in a hurry to go to court. For what will you do in the end if your neighbor deals you a shameful defeat?
8A person who plans evil will get a reputation as a troublemaker.