Incline thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thy heart unto my knowledge.
For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee: they shall be together fitted on thy lips.
That thy confidence may be in Jehovah, I have made [them] known to thee this day, even to thee.
Have not I written to thee excellent things, in counsels and knowledge,
that I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest carry back words of truth to them that send thee?