16:5 Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to Jehovah: `Though' hand `join' in hand, he shall not be unpunished.
16:12 It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness; For the throne is established by righteousness.
16:15 In the light of the king's countenance is life; And his favor is as a cloud of the latter rain.
16:16 How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! Yea, to get understanding is rather to be chosen than silver.
16:17 The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: He that keepeth his way preserveth his soul.
16:20 He that giveth heed unto the word shall find good; And whoso trusteth in Jehovah, happy is he.
16:22 Understanding is a well-spring of life unto him that hath it; But the correction of fools is `their' folly.
16:30 He that shutteth his eyes, `it is' to devise perverse things: He that compresseth his lips bringeth evil to pass.
16:32 He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; And he that ruleth his spirit, than he that taketh a city.