Number -16- if the thirty wise sayings of the Bible.
22Listen to your father; without him you would not exist. When your mother is old, show her your appreciation.
23Truth, wisdom, learning, and good sense—these are worth paying for, but too valuable for you to sell.
24A righteous person's parents have good reason to be happy. You can take pride in a wise child.
25Let your father and mother be proud of you; give your mother that happiness.