Proverbs 18:2-12 ESV

2 A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only 1in expressing his opinion.

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3 When wickedness comes, contempt comes also, and with dishonor comes disgrace.
4 The words of a man's mouth are 2deep waters; the fountain of wisdom is a bubbling brook.

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5 It is not good to 3be partial toa the wicked or to 4deprive the righteous of justice.

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    • § 18:5 - Hebrew to lift the face of
      6 A fool's lips walk into a fight, and his mouth invites 5a beating.

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      7 6A fool's mouth is his ruin, and his lips are a snare to his soul.

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      8 7The words of a whisperer are like delicious morsels; they go down into 8the inner parts of the body.

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      9 Whoever is slack in his work is a 9brother to him who destroys.

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      10 10The name of the LORD is 11a strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and 12is safe.

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      11 13A rich man's wealth is his strong city, and like a high wall in his imagination.

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      12 14Before destruction a man's heart is haughty, but 15humility comes before honor.

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