17 Discipline your children, and they will give you peace; they will bring you the delights you desire.

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      18 Where there is no revelation, people cast off restraint; but blessed is the one who heeds wisdom’s instruction.

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      19 Servants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond.
      20 Do you see someone who speaks in haste? There is more hope for a fool than for them.

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      21 A servant pampered from youth will turn out to be insolent.
      22 An angry person stirs up conflict, and a hot-tempered person commits many sins.

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      23 Pride brings a person low, but the lowly in spirit gain honor.

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      24 The accomplices of thieves are their own enemies; they are put under oath and dare not testify.

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      25 Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.

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      26 Many seek an audience with a ruler, but it is from the LORD that one gets justice.

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      27 The righteous detest the dishonest; the wicked detest the upright.

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