13 A foolish child is a father’s ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like the constant dripping of a leaky roof.
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14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the LORD.
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15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless go hungry.
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16 Whoever keeps commandments keeps their life, but whoever shows contempt for their ways will die.
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17 Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward them for what they have done.
18 Discipline your children, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to their death.
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19 A hot-tempered person must pay the penalty; rescue them, and you will have to do it again.
20 Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise.
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21 Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the LORD’s purpose that prevails.
22 What a person desires is unfailing lovea ; better to be poor than a liar.
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    • ƒ 19:22 - Or "Greed is a person’s shame"
      23 The fear of the LORD leads to life; then one rests content, untouched by trouble.
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