The wicked flee where no man pursueth—Whoso walketh uprightly shall be saved—A faithful man shall abound with blessings.
when no man pursueth: but the brighteous
are bold as a lion.
For the transgression of a land many are the princes thereof: but by a man of understanding and knowledge the state thereof shall be prolonged.
A poor man that aoppresseth
the poor is like
a sweeping rain which leaveth no food.
They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law contend with them.
Evil men aunderstand
not judgment: but they that seek the Lord
understand all things.
the poor that walketh in his auprightness
, than he that is
perverse in his
ways, though he be
Whoso keepeth the law is
a wise son: but he that is a companion of ariotous men bshameth
He that by ausury
and unjust gain bincreaseth
his substance, he shall gather it for him that will pity the poor.
He that turneth away his ear from hearing the alaw
, even his bprayer shall be
Whoso causeth the righteous to go astray in an evil way, he shall afall
himself into his own bpit
: but the upright shall have good cthings
The rich man is
wise in his own conceit; but the apoor
that hath understanding searcheth him out.
When arighteous men
do rejoice, there is
great glory: but when the wicked rise, a man is hidden.
the man that afeareth
alway: but he that bhardeneth
his heart shall fall into mischief.
lion, and a ranging bear; so is
a wicked ruler over the poor people.
The prince that wanteth understanding is
also a great oppressor: but
he that hateth acovetousness
shall prolong his
A man that doeth violence to the ablood
person shall bflee
to the pit; let no man stay him.
uprightly shall be saved: but he that is
perverse in his
ways shall fall at once.
He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that followeth after vain persons shall have poverty enough.
A faithful man shall abound with blessings: but he that maketh ahaste
to be brich
shall not be innocent.
To have arespect
of persons is
not good: for for a bpiece
of cbread that
man will transgress.
He that hasteth to be rich hath an evil eye, and considereth not that poverty shall come upon him.
He that arebuketh
a man afterwards shall find more favour than he that bflattereth
with the tongue.
Whoso robbeth his father or his mother, and saith, It is no transgression; the same is the companion of a destroyer.
He that is of a aproud
heart stirreth up bstrife
: but he that putteth his ctrust
in the Lord
shall be dmade
He that atrusteth
in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
He that giveth unto the apoor
shall not lack: but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse.
When the awicked
rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.