For 1length of days and years of life And peace they will add to you.
Do not let 2kindness and truthleave you; 3Bind them around your neck, 4Write them on the tablet of your heart.
So you will 5findfavor and 6goodarepute In the sight of God and man.
57Trust in the LORD with all your heart And 8do not lean on your own understanding.
In all your ways9acknowledge Him, And He will 10make your pathsstraight.
711Do not be wise in your own eyes; 12Fear the LORD and turnaway from evil.
It will be 13healing to your bbody And 14refreshment to your bones.
915Honor the LORD from your wealth And from the 16first of all your produce;
So your 17barns will be filled with plenty And your 18vats will overflow with newwine.
1119My son, do not reject the cdiscipline of the LORD Or loathe His reproof,
For 20whom the LORDloves He reproves, Even 21as a father corrects the son in whom he delights.