Never speak harshly to an older man, a but appeal to him respectfully as though he were your own father. Talk to the younger men as you would to your own brothers.
Treat the older women as you would your mother, and treat the younger women with all purity as your own sisters.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)