Bible VersionsNASProverbs 9:9; Proverbs 11:24; Proverbs 23:35; Proverbs 31:7; Proverbs 31:15
Proverbs 9:9; Proverbs 11:24; Proverbs 23:35; Proverbs 31:7; Proverbs 31:15 (New American Standard)
Give instruction to a wise man and he will be still wiser, Teach a righteous man and he will increase his learning.
There is one who scatters, and yet increases all the more, And there is one who withholds what is justly due, and yet it results only in want.
"They struck me, but I did not become ill ; They beat me, but I did not know it. When shall I awake ? I will seek another drink."
Let him drink and forget his poverty And remember his trouble no more.
She rises also while it is still night And gives food to her household And portions to her maidens.
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