Saying 20

1 Do not envy the wicked, do not desire their company;
2 for their hearts plot violence, and their lips talk about making trouble.

Saying 21

3 By wisdom a house is built, and through understanding it is established;
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4 through knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures.
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5 The wise prevail through great power, and those who have knowledge muster their strength.
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      6 Surely you need guidance to wage war, and victory is won through many advisers.
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      Saying 23

      7 Wisdom is too high for fools; in the assembly at the gate they must not open their mouths.
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          Saying 24

          8 Whoever plots evil will be known as a schemer.
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              9 The schemes of folly are sin, and people detest a mocker.

              Saying 25

              10 If you falter in a time of trouble, how small is your strength!
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