Proverbs 23:7-17 ESV

7 for he is like one who is inwardly calculating.a "Eat and drink!" he says to you, but his 1heart is not with you.

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    • º 23:7 - Or for as he calculates in his soul, so is he
      8 You will vomit up the morsels that you have eaten, and waste your pleasant words.
      9 Do not speak in the hearing of a fool, for he will despise the good sense of your words.
      10 2Do not move an ancient landmark or enter the fields of the fatherless,

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      11 for their 3Redeemer is strong; he will 4plead their cause against you.

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          12 Apply your heart to instruction and your ear to words of knowledge.
          13 Do not withhold 5discipline from a child; 6if you strike him with a rod, he will not die.

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          14 If you strike him with the rod, you will 7save his soul from Sheol.

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          15 8My son, if your heart is wise, my heart too will be glad.

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              16 My 9inmost beingb will exult when your lips speak 10what is right.

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                • » 23:16 - Hebrew My kidneys
                  17 Let not your heart 11envy sinners, but continue in 12the fear of the LORD all the day.

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