He who commits adultery lacks
sense; he who does it destroys
Whoever walks in integrity walks
securely, but he who makes his
ways crooked will be found out.
The integrity of the upright
guides them, but the crookedness
of the treacherous destroys them.
There is a way that seems right to
a man, but its end is the way to
A dishonest man spreads strife,
and a whisperer separates close
Better is a poor person who walks
in his integrity than one who is
crooked in speech and is a fool.
Unequal weights and unequal
measures are both alike an
abomination to the
Better is a poor man who walks in
his integrity than a rich man who
is crooked in his ways.
One who is faithful in a very
little is also faithful in much,
and one who is dishonest in a very
little is also dishonest in much.
Do not be deceived: God is not
mocked, for whatever one sows,
that will he also reap. For the
one who sows to his own flesh will
from the flesh reap corruption,
but the one who sows to the Spirit
will from the Spirit reap eternal
Let the thief no longer steal, but
rather let him labor, doing honest
work with his own hands, so that
he may have something to share
with anyone in need.
So whoever knows the right thing
to do and fails to do it, for him
it is sin.