Proverbs 22:6-16 NAS

6 1Train up a child ain the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it.

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    • Ə 22:6 - Lit "according to his way"
      7 The 2rich rules over the poor, And the borrower becomes the lender's slave.

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      8 He who 3sows iniquity will reap vanity, And the 4rod of his fury will perish.

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      9 He who bis 5generous * will be blessed, For he 6gives some of his food to the poor.

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        • Ɛ 22:9 - Lit "has a good eye"
          10 7Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out, Even strife and dishonor will cease.

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          11 He who loves 8purity of heart And cwhose speech is 9gracious, the king is his friend.

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            • Ƒ 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 10sluggard says, "There is a lion outside; I will be killed in the streets!"

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              14 The mouth of d11an adulteress is a deep pit; He who is 12cursed of the LORD will fall einto it.

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                • ƒ 22:14 - Lit "strange woman"
                • Ɠ 22:14 - Lit "there"
                  15 Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; The 13rod of discipline will remove it far from him.

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                  16 He 14who oppresses the poor to make fmore for himself Or who gives to the rich, 15will only come to poverty.

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