8Â When a king sits in judgment, he weighs all the evidence, distinguishing the bad from the good.
8To acquire wisdom is to love oneself; people who cherish understanding will prosper.
8Â Rumors are dainty morsels that sink deep into one’s heart.
8Â A bribe is like a lucky charm; whoever gives one will prosper!
[Ed note: Â this is truly the one that was scheduled for today. Â It is gob smacking really. Â Who knew the Bible would back Kim Dotcom in this way?]
8Â Better to have little, with godliness, than to be rich and dishonest.
8Â The LORD detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but He delights in the prayers of the upright.
8Â The prudent understand where they are going, but fools deceive themselves.
8The rich can pay a ransom for their lives, but the poor won’t even get threatened.
8A sensible person wins admiration, but a warped mind is despised.