Unfriendly people care only about themselves; they lash out at common sense. Fools have no interest in understanding; they only want to air their own opinions. Doing wrong leads to disgrace, and scandalous behavior brings contempt. Wise words are like deep waters; wisdom flows from the wise like a bubbling brook. Proverbs 18:1-4

To teach people how to attain wisdom, discipline, and prudent life, and how to do what is right, just, and fair, in short, to apply divine wisdom to daily life and to provide moral instruction