Verse 2. Aright - Expressing what he knows prudently and gracefully. Poureth out - Plentifully, continually, and vehemently, as a fountain does waters.
Verse 4. Wholesome - Which utters sound and useful counsels. Tree of life - Is greatly useful to preserve the present life, and to promote the spiritual and eternal life, both of the speaker and hearers. Perverseness - False or corrupt speeches. A breach - Disturbs and wounds the spirits, both of the speaker and hearers.
Verse 6. Revenues - Though he may obtain great revenues, yet they are attended with much trouble.
Verse 7. Disperse - Freely communicate to others what they know.
Verse 8. Sacrifice - All the religious services, yea, the most costly; one kind being put for all the rest. Prayer - The cheapest and meanest services.
Verse 11. Destruction - The place of destruction, of which men know nothing but by Divine Revelation.