The Upright and the Wicked Contrasted
10 1 The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.
4 Lazy hands make for poverty, but diligent hands bring wealth.
5 He who gathers crops in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son.
8 The wise in heart accept commands, but a chattering fool comes to ruin.
10:6 Or "righteous, / but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence"
10:7 See Gen. 48:20.