4A just king gives stability to his nation, but one who demands bribes destroys it.
4To reject the law is to praise the wicked; to obey the law is to fight them.
4Anger is cruel, and wrath is like a flood, but jealousy is even more dangerous.
4Don’t answer the foolish arguments of fools, or you will become as foolish as they are.
4Remove the impurities from silver, and the sterling will be ready for the silversmith.
4Through knowledge its rooms are filled with all sorts of precious riches and valuables.
4Don’t wear yourself out trying to get rich. Be wise enough to know when to quit.
4True humility and fear of the LORD lead to riches, honor, and long life.
4Haughty eyes, a proud heart, and evil actions are all sin.