Saturday, August 06, 2011
If you love learning, you love the discipline that goes with it— how shortsighted to refuse correction!
A good person basks in the delight of God, and he wants nothing to do with devious schemers.
You can't find firm footing in a swamp, but life rooted in God stands firm.
A virtuous wife invigorates her husband, but a frigid woman is cancer in the bones.
The thinking of principled people makes for justice; the plots of degenerates corrupt.
The words of the wicked kill; the speech of the upright saves.
Wicked people fall to pieces—there's nothing to them; the homes of good people hold together.
A person who talks sense is honored; airheads are held in contempt.
Better to be ordinary and work for a living than act important and starve in the process.
How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoff...