27:1 Boast not thyself of tomorrow; For thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
27:2 Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth; A stranger, and not thine own lips.
27:4 Wrath is cruel, and anger is overwhelming; But who is able to stand before jealousy?
27:5 Better is open rebuke Than love that is hidden.
27:6 Faithful are the wounds of a friend; But the kisses of an enemy are profuse.
27:8 As a bird that wandereth from her nest, So is a man that wandereth from his place.
27:10 Thine own friend, and thy father`s friend, forsake not; And go not to thy brother`s house in the day of thy calamity: Better is a neighbor that is near than a brother far off.
27:11 My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, That I may answer him that reproacheth me.
27:12 A prudent man seeth the evil, [and] hideth himself; [But] the simple pass on, [and] suffer for it.
27:15 A continual dropping in a very rainy day And a contentious woman are alike:
27:17 Iron sharpeneth iron; So a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
27:20 Sheol and Abaddon are never satisfied; And the eyes of man are never satisfied.
27:22 Though thou shouldest bray a fool in a mortar with a pestle along with bruised grain, Yet will not his foolishness depart from him.
27:24 For riches are not for ever: And doth the crown endure unto all generations?
27:25 The hay is carried, and the tender grass showeth itself, And the herbs of the mountains are gathered in.