Proverbs 1:18-28 NIV

18 These men lie in wait for their own blood; they ambush only themselves!

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      19 Such are the paths of all who go after ill-gotten gain; it takes away the life of those who get it.

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      Wisdom’s Rebuke

      20 Out in the open wisdom calls aloud, she raises her voice in the public square;

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          21 on top of the walla she cries out, at the city gate she makes her speech:

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            • d 1:21 - Septuagint; Hebrew "/ at noisy street corners"
              22 “How long will you who are simple love your simple ways? How long will mockers delight in mockery and fools hate knowledge?

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              23 Repent at my rebuke! Then I will pour out my thoughts to you, I will make known to you my teachings.
              24 But since you refuse to listen when I call and no one pays attention when I stretch out my hand,

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              25 since you disregard all my advice and do not accept my rebuke,
              26 I in turn will laugh when disaster strikes you; I will mock when calamity overtakes you—

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                  27 when calamity overtakes you like a storm, when disaster sweeps over you like a whirlwind, when distress and trouble overwhelm you.

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                  28 “Then they will call to me but I will not answer; they will look for me but will not find me,

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