Proverbs 19:20-29 NAS

20 1Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

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    • n 19:20 - Lit "in your latter end"
      21 Many 2plans are in a man's heart, But the 3counsel of the LORD will stand.

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      22 What is desirable in a man is his kindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar *.

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          23 The 4fear of the LORD leads to life, So that one may sleep 5satisfied, 6untouched * by evil.

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            • p 19:23 - Or "reverence"
            • q 19:23 - Lit "not visited"
              24 The 7sluggard buries his hand 8in the dish, But will not even bring it back to his mouth.

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              25 9Strike a scoffer and the naive may become shrewd, But 10reprove one who has understanding and he will gain knowledge.

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                  26 He 11who assaults his father and drives his mother away Is a shameful and disgraceful son.

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                  27 Cease listening, my son, to discipline, And you will stray from the words of knowledge.
                  28 A rascally witness makes a mockery of justice, And the mouth of the wicked 12spreads iniquity.

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                  29 Judgments are prepared for 13scoffers, And 14blows for the back of fools.

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