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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      24 A sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth!
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      25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence; rebuke the discerning, and they will gain knowledge.
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      26 Whoever robs their father and drives out their mother is a child who brings shame and disgrace.
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      27 Stop listening to instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
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      28 A corrupt witness mocks at justice, and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil.
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      29 Penalties are prepared for mockers, and beatings for the backs of fools.
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