17 Food gained by fraud tastes sweet, but one ends up with a mouth full of gravel.

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18 Plans are established by seeking advice; so if you wage war, obtain guidance.

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19 A gossip betrays a confidence; so avoid anyone who talks too much.

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20 If someone curses their father or mother, their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.

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21 An inheritance claimed too soon will not be blessed at the end.
22 Do not say, “I’ll pay you back for this wrong!” Wait for the LORD, and he will avenge you.

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23 The LORD detests differing weights, and dishonest scales do not please him.

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      24 A person’s steps are directed by the LORD. How then can anyone understand their own way?

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      25 It is a trap to dedicate something rashly and only later to consider one’s vows.

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      26 A wise king winnows out the wicked; he drives the threshing wheel over them.

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          27 The human spirit isa the lamp of the LORDthat sheds light on one’s inmost being.

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