16 All who are prudent act witha knowledge, but fools expose their folly.

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    • { 13:16 - Or "prudent protect themselves through"
      17 A wicked messenger falls into trouble, but a trustworthy envoy brings healing.

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      18 Whoever disregards discipline comes to poverty and shame, but whoever heeds correction is honored.
      19 A longing fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but fools detest turning from evil.

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      20 Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.

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      21 Trouble pursues the sinner, but the righteous are rewarded with good things.
      22 A good person leaves an inheritance for their children’s children, but a sinner’s wealth is stored up for the righteous.

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      23 An unplowed field produces food for the poor, but injustice sweeps it away.