Saying 10

9 Do not speak to fools, for they will scorn your prudent words.
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Saying 11

10 Do not move an ancient boundary stone or encroach on the fields of the fatherless,
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11 for their Defender is strong; he will take up their case against you.

Saying 12

12 Apply your heart to instruction and your ears to words of knowledge.
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Saying 13

13 Do not withhold discipline from a child; if you punish them with the rod, they will not die.
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      14 Punish them with the rod and save them from death.
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      Saying 14

      15 My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad indeed;
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          16 my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right.
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          Saying 15

          17 Do not let your heart envy sinners, but always be zealous for the fear of the LORD.
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          18 There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.
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          Saying 16

          19 Listen, my son, and be wise, and set your heart on the right path:
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