22:1 A `good' name is rather to be chosen than great riches, `And' loving favor rather than silver and gold.
22:5 Thorns `and' snares are in the way of the perverse: He that keepeth his soul shall be far from them.
22:12 The eyes of Jehovah preserve `him that hath' knowledge; But he overthroweth the words of the treacherous man.
22:15 Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; `But' the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
22:16 He that oppresseth the poor to increase his `gain', `And' he that giveth to the rich, `shall come' only to want.
22:18 For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee, If they be established together upon thy lips.
22:21 To make thee know the certainty of the words of truth, That thou mayest carry back words of truth to them that send thee?
22:24 Make no friendship with a man that is given to anger; And with a wrathful man thou shalt not go:
22:29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; He shall not stand before mean men.