Proverbs 22:10-16 NAS

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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    • f 22:11 - Lit "has grace on his lips"
      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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        • g 22:14 - Lit "strange woman"
        • h 22:14 - Lit "there"
          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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