Proverbs 14:1-6 ESV

1 1The wisest of women 2builds her house, but folly with her own hands 3tears it down.

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2 Whoever 4walks in uprightness fears the LORD, but he who is 5devious in his ways despises him.

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3 By the mouth of a fool comes 6a rod for his back,a 7but the lips of the wise will preserve them.

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    • – 14:3 - Or In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride
      4 Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean, but abundant crops come by the strength of the ox.
      5 8A faithful witness does not lie, but 9a false witness breathes out lies.

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      6 10A scoffer seeks wisdom 11in vain, but 12knowledge is easy for a man of understanding.

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