And also that every man should eat and drink, and enjoy the good of all his labour, it is the gift of God.
Listen to the commands that bring life; walk in the way of God.
Learn where knowledge is, where strength, where understanding is, and so learn where length of days is, where life, where the light of the eyes and where peace.
Be gentle in carrying out your business, and you will be better loved than a lavish giver.
The greater you are, the more you should behave humbly, and then you will find favour with the Lord; for great though the power of the Lord is, He accepts the homage of the humble.
Do not try to understand things that are too difficult for you, or try to discover what is beyond your powers.
Concentrate on what has been assigned you; you have no need to worry over mysteries.
Do not meddle with matters that are beyond you; what you have been taught already exceeds the scope of the human mind.
For many have been misled by their own presumption, and wrong-headed opinions have warped their ideas.
A stubborn heart will come to a bad end at last, and whoever loves danger will perish in it.
A stubborn heart is weighted down with troubles, the sinner heaps sin on sin.
There is no cure for the proud man’s malady, since an evil growth has taken root in him.
The heart of a sensible man will reflect on parables, an attentive ear is the sage’s dream.
– Jerusalem Bible