for he is like one who is inwardly calculating. "Eat and drink!" he says to you, but his 1heart is not with you.
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You will vomit up the morsels that you have eaten, and waste your pleasant words.
Do not speak in the hearing of a fool, for he will despise the good sense of your words.
2Do not move an ancient landmark or enter the fields of the fatherless,
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for their 3Redeemer is strong; he will 4plead their cause against you.
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Apply your heart to instruction and your ear to words of knowledge.
Do not withhold 5discipline from a child; 6if you strike him with a rod, he will not die.
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If you strike him with the rod, you will 7save his soul from Sheol.
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8My son, if your heart is wise, my heart too will be glad.
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My 9inmost being will exult when your lips speak 10what is right.
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Let not your heart 11envy sinners, but continue in 12the fear of the LORD all the day.
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