Proverbs 24:23-34 NAS

23 These also are 1sayings of the wise. To a2show partiality * in judgment is not good.

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    • ƿ 24:23 - Lit "regard the face"
      24 He 3who says to the wicked, "You are righteous," 4Peoples will curse him, nations will abhor him;

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      25 But 5to those who rebuke the wicked will be delight, And a good blessing will come upon them.

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      26 He kisses the lips Who gives ba right answer.

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        • ǀ 24:26 - Or "an honest"
          27 Prepare your work outside And 6make it ready for yourself in the field; Afterwards, then, build your house.

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          28 Do not be a 7witness against your neighbor without cause, And 8do not deceive with your lips.

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          29 9Do not say, "Thus I shall do to him as he has done to me; I will crender to the man according to his work."

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          30 I passed by the field of the sluggard And by the vineyard of the man 10lacking dsense,

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          31 And behold, it was completely 11overgrown with thistles; Its surface was covered with e12nettles, And its stone 13wall was broken down.

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            • ǃ 24:31 - I.e. a kind of weed
              32 When I saw, I freflected * upon it; I looked, and received instruction.

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                • DŽ 24:32 - Lit "set my heart"
                  33 "14A little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to rest,"

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                  34 Then your poverty will come as ga robber And your want like han armed man.

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                    • Dž 24:34 - Or "a vagabond;" lit "one who walks"
                    • dž 24:34 - Lit "a man with a shield"