Sundry observations of moral virtues, and their contrary vices (10-24).
Proverbs 13:1 A wyse sonne wyll receaue his fathers warnynge, but he yt is scornefull, wyll not heare when he is reproued. Proverbs 13:2 A good ma shal enioye the frute of his mouth, but he that hath a frowarde mynde, shalbe spoyled. Proverbs 13:3 He that kepeth his mouth, kepeth his life: but who so speaketh vnaduysed, fyndeth harme. Proverbs 13:4 The slogarde wolde fayne haue, and can not get his desyre: but the soule of the diligent shal haue plenty. Proverbs 13:5 A righteous man abhorreth lyes, but the vngodly shameth both other and himself. Proverbs 13:6 Righteousnesse kepeth the innocet in the waye, but vngodlynesse shal ouerthrowe the synner. Proverbs 13:7 Some men are riche, though they haue nothinge: agayne, some me are poore hauynge greate riches. Proverbs 13:8 With goodes euery man delyuereth his life, and the poore wyl not be reproued. Proverbs 13:9 The light of the righteous maketh ioyfull, but the candle of the vngodly shal be put out. Proverbs 13:10 Amonge the proude there is euer strife, but amonge those that do all thinges with aduysement, there is wysdome. Proverbs 13:11 Hastely gotte goodes are soone spent, but they that be gathered together with the hande, shal increase. Proverbs 13:12 Longe tarienge for a thinge that is dyfferred, greueth ye herte: but when the desyre commeth, it is a tre of life. Proverbs 13:13 Who so despyseth the worde, destroyeth himself: but he that feareth the comaundement, shal haue peace. Proverbs 13:14 The lawe is a wel of life vnto the wyse, that it maye kepe him from the snares of death. Proverbs 13:15 Good vnderstondinge geueth fauoure, but harde is the waye of the despysers. Proverbs 13:16 A wyse man doth all thinges with discrecion, but a foole wil declare his foly. Proverbs 13:17 An vngodly messauger bryngeth myschefe, but a faithfull embassitoure is wholsome. Proverbs 13:18 He that thinketh scorne to be refourmed, commeth to pouerte and shame: but who so receaueth correccion, shal come to honoure. Proverbs 13:19 When a desyre is brought to passe, it delyteth the soule: but fooles abhorre him that eschueth euell. Proverbs 13:20 He that goeth in the company of wyse men, shal be wyse: but who so is a copanyo of fooles, shal be hurte. Proverbs 13:21 Myschefe foloweth vpon synners, but the rightuous shal haue a good rewarde. Proverbs 13:22 Which their childers childre shal haue in possessio, for the riches of the synner is layed vp for ye iust. Proverbs 13:23 There is plenteousnesse of fode in the feldes of the poore, & shalbe increased out of measure. Proverbs 13:24 He that spareth the rodde, hateth his sonne: but who so loueth him, holdeth him euer in nurtoure. Proverbs 13:25 The rightuous eateth, and is satisfied, but ye bely of the vngodly hath neuer ynough.