21:1 The king's heart is in the hand of Jehovah as the watercourses: He turneth it whithersoever he will.
21:5 The thoughts of the diligent `tend' only to plenteousness; But every one that is hasty `hasteth' only to want.
21:6 The getting of treasures by a lying tongue Is a vapor driven to and fro by them that seek death.
21:8 The way of him that is laden with guilt is exceeding crooked; But as for the pure, his work is right.
21:9 It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, Than with a contentious woman in a wide house.
21:11 When the scoffer is punished, the simple is made wise; And when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.
21:12 The righteous man considereth the house of the wicked, `How' the wicked are overthrown to `their' ruin.
21:16 The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding Shall rest in the assembly of the dead.
21:18 The wicked is a ransom for the righteous; And the treacherous `cometh' in the stead of the upright.
21:20 There is precious treasure and oil in the dwelling of the wise; But a foolish man swalloweth it up.
21:22 A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, And bringeth down the strength of the confidence thereof.
21:26 There is that coveteth greedily all the day long; But the righteous giveth and withholdeth not.
21:27 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination: How much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind!