18 or the LORD will see and disapprove and turn his wrath away from them.

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Saying 29

19 Do not fret because of evildoers or be envious of the wicked,

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20 for the evildoer has no future hope, and the lamp of the wicked will be snuffed out.

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Saying 30

21 Fear the LORD and the king, my son, and do not join with rebellious officials,

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22 for those two will send sudden destruction on them, and who knows what calamities they can bring?

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Further Sayings of the Wise

23 These also are sayings of the wise: To show partiality in judging is not good:
24 Whoever says to the guilty, “You are innocent,” will be cursed by peoples and denounced by nations.

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25 But it will go well with those who convict the guilty, and rich blessing will come on them.
26 An honest answer is like a kiss on the lips.
27 Put your outdoor work in order and get your fields ready; after that, build your house.
28 Do not testify against your neighbor without cause— would you use your lips to mislead?

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