1 Wine is a mocker and beer a brawler; whoever is led astray by them is not wise.
2 A king’s wrath strikes terror like the roar of a lion; those who anger him forfeit their lives.
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3 It is to one’s honor to avoid strife, but every fool is quick to quarrel.
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4 Sluggards do not plow in season; so at harvest time they look but find nothing.
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5 The purposes of a person’s heart are deep waters, but one who has insight draws them out.
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6 Many claim to have unfailing love, but a faithful person who can find?
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