15 The 1way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.
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16 A 2fool's anger is known at once, But a prudent man conceals dishonor.
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17 He who speaks truth tells what is right, But a false witness, deceit.
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    • i 12:17 - Lit "breathes"
      18 There is one who 3speaks rashly like the thrusts of a sword, But the 4tongue of the wise brings healing.
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      19 Truthful lips will be established forever, But a 5lying tongue is only for a moment.
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      20 Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.
      21 6No * harm befalls the righteous, But the wicked are filled with trouble.
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      22 7Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, But those who deal faithfully are His delight.
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