Proverbs 24:23-34 KJV

23 These things also belong to the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment.
24 He that saith unto the wicked, Thou art righteous; him shall the people curse , nations shall abhor him:
25 But to them that rebuke him shall be delight , and a gooda blessing shall come upon them.

References for Proverbs 24:25

    • à 24:25 - a good...: Heb. a blessing of good
      26 Every man shall kiss his lips that giveth a right answer.
      27 Prepare thy work without, and make it fit for thyself in the field; and afterwards build thine house.
      28 Be not a witness against thy neighbour without cause; and deceive not with thy lips.
      29 Say not, I will do so to him as he hath done to me: I will render to the man according to his work.
      30 I went by the field of the slothful *, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;
      31 And, lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down .
      32 Then I saw , and considered it well * :b I looked upon it, and received instruction.

      References for Proverbs 24:32

        • á 24:32 - considered...: Heb. set my heart
          33 Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep :
          34 So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth ; and thy wantc as an armed man.

          References for Proverbs 24:34

            • â 24:34 - an...: Heb. a man of shield