Proverbs 25:12-15 NIV

12 Like an earring of gold or an ornament of fine gold is the rebuke of a wise judge to a listening ear.

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13 Like a snow-cooled drink at harvest time is a trustworthy messenger to the one who sends him; he refreshes the spirit of his master.

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14 Like clouds and wind without rain is one who boasts of gifts never given.
15 Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone.

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