How to make
15 My son, if your heart is wise, My heart will
rejoice-indeed, I myself;
16 Yes, my inmost
being will rejoice
and do not sell it, Also wisdom and instruction and understanding.
How to make parents happy
24 The father of the
righteous will greatly rejoice, And he who begets a wise child will delight in
25 Let your father
and your mother
28 She also lies in
wait as for a victim, And increases the unfaithful among men.
Seven great questions: answers
29 Who has woe? Who has sorrow? Who has contentions? Who has complaints? Who has wounds without
cause? Who has redness of eyes?
30 in the cup, When it swirls around
32 At the last it
bites like a serpent, And stings like a viper.
33 Your eyes will
see strange things, And your heart will utter perverse things.
34 Yes, you will be
like one who lies down in the midst of the sea, Or like one who lies at the top
of the mast, saying:
35 "They have
struck me, but I was not hurt; They have beaten me, but I did not feel it. When
shall I awake, that I may seek