Why is Bible engagement down in the digital age? Bible Gateway's Rachel Barach shares some insight.
14:8 prudent. In the context of wisdom, the term indicates one who is shrewd, who acts with real discernment in a way that promotes life. See 12:16, 23; 13:16 and notes.
deceiving. Perhaps self-deception (cf. 12:20 and note), although the deception of others may be involved.