Proverbs 17:13-23 NAS

13 He who 1returns evil for good, 2Evil will not depart from his house.

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14 The beginning of strife is like letting out water, So 3abandon the quarrel before it breaks out.

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15 He who 4justifies the wicked and he who condemns the righteous, Both * of them alike are an abomination to the LORD.

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16 Why * is there a price in the hand of a fool to 5buy wisdom, When ahe has no sense?

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    • Ň 17:16 - Lit "there is no heart"
      17 A 6friend loves at all times, And a brother is born for adversity.

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      18 A man lacking in bsense c7pledges * And becomes guarantor in the presence of his neighbor.

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        • ň 17:18 - Lit "heart"
        • ʼn 17:18 - Lit "shakes hands"
          19 He who 8loves transgression loves strife; He who 9raises his door seeks destruction.

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          20 He who has a crooked dmind 10finds no good, And he who is 11perverted in his language falls into evil.

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          21 He who 12sires a fool does so to his sorrow, And the father of a fool has no joy.

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          22 A 13joyful heart eis good medicine, But a broken spirit 14dries up the bones.

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            • ŋ 17:22 - Lit "causes good healing"
              23 A wicked man receives a 15bribe from the bosom To 16pervert the ways of justice.

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