Proverbs 29:20-27 NRS

20 Do you see someone who is hasty in speech? There is more hope for a fool than for anyone like that.
21 A slave pampered from childhood will come to a bad end. a

References for Proverbs 29:21

    • ¿ 29:21 - Vg: Meaning of Heb uncertain
      22 One given to anger stirs up strife, and the hothead causes much transgression.
      23 A person's pride will bring humiliation, but one who is lowly in spirit will obtain honor.
      24 To be a partner of a thief is to hate one's own life; one hears the victim's curse, but discloses nothing. b

      References for Proverbs 29:24

        • À 29:24 - Meaning of Heb uncertain
          25 The fear of others c lays a snare, but one who trusts in the Lord is secure.

          References for Proverbs 29:25

            • Á 29:25 - Or [human fear]
              26 Many seek the favor of a ruler, but it is from the Lord that one gets justice.
              27 The unjust are an abomination to the righteous, but the upright are an abomination to the wicked.