A friend loveth at all times, and as a brother is he born for the time of distress.
Thou art altogether beautiful, my beloved, and there is no blemish on thee.
Iron is sharpened by iron: so doth a man sharpen himself on the countenance of his friend.
House and wealth are an inheritance from fathers; but from the Lord cometh an intelligent wife.
Who can find a virtuous woman: for far above pearls is her value.
Two are better than one; because they will have a good reward for their toil.
A good name is preferable to abundant riches, and good grace, to silver and to gold.
For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to the single one that falleth; for he hath no companion to lift him up.
And the Lord God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a help suitable for him.
And if a man could overpower him, the single one, two would stand up against him: and a threefold cord cannot quickly be torn asunder.