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Proverbs 1:1-6 (Holman Christian Standard)

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The Purpose of Proverbs

1 The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: 2 For gaining wisdom and being instructed; for understanding insightful sayings; 3 for receiving wise instruction [in] righteousness, justice, and integrity;a 4 for teaching shrewdness to the inexperienced,b knowledge and discretion to a young man- 5 a wise man will listen and increase his learning,c and a discerning man will obtain guidance- 6 for understanding a proverb or a parable,d the words of the wise, and their riddles.e
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