Proverbs 20:17-21 NIV

17 Food gained by fraud tastes sweet to a man,1 but he ends up with a mouth full of gravel.2

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18 Make plans by seeking advice; if you wage war, obtain guidance.3

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19 A gossip betrays a confidence;4 so avoid a man who talks too much.

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20 If a man curses his father or mother,5 his lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.6

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21 An inheritance quickly gained at the beginning will not be blessed at the end.