“Blessings are on the head of the righteous.
But the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.
The memory of the righteous is a blessing.
But the name of the wicked will not be a blessing.
The wise of heart will heed commandments.
But a babbling fool will come to ruin.
Whoever walks in integrity walks securely.
But whoever follows perverse ways will be found out.
Whoever winks the eye causes trouble.
But the one who rebukes boldly makes peace.
The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life.
But the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.”
This constant contrast of the righteous and the wicked continues. The righteous ones will be blessed, because the wicked ones conceal violence. The righteous memory is a blessing, but the name of the wicked ones will not get a blessing. The wise ones follow the commandments, but the babbling fools come to ruin. If you walk with integrity, you will be secure. However, if you follow perverse ways, you will be found out. If you wink your eye and let evil happen, you cause more problems. If you rebuke evil things, then you will bring about peace. The righteous mouth is a fountain of life, while the mouth of the wicked conceals its violent ways.