With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors,
    but through knowledge the righteous escape.(A)

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An hypocrite with his mouth destroyeth his neighbour: but through knowledge shall the just be delivered.

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A fool’s mouth lashes out with pride,(A)
    but the lips of the wise protect them.(B)

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In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: but the lips of the wise shall preserve them.

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