10 1Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out, Even strife and dishonor will cease.
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11 He who loves 2purity of heart And whose speech is 3gracious, the king is his friend.
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12 The eyes of the LORD preserve knowledge, But He overthrows the words of the treacherous man.
13 The 4sluggard says, "There is a lion outside; I will be killed in the streets!"
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14 The mouth of 5an adulteress is a deep pit; He who is 6cursed of the LORD will fall into it.
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15 Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; The 7rod of discipline will remove it far from him.
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16 He 8who oppresses the poor to make more for himself Or who gives to the rich, 9will only come to poverty.
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