those whose eyes are ever so haughty,1 whose glances are so disdainful;
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those whose teeth2 are swords and whose jaws are set with knives3 to devour4 the poor5 from the earth, the needy from among mankind.6
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"The leech has two daughters. 'Give! Give!' they cry. "There are three things that are never satisfied,7 four that never say, 'Enough!':
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the grave,8 the barren womb, land, which is never satisfied with water, and fire, which never says, 'Enough!'
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"The eye that mocks9 a father, that scorns obedience to a mother, will be pecked out by the ravens of the valley, will be eaten by the vultures.10
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"There are three things that are too amazing for me, four that I do not understand:
the way of an eagle in the sky, the way of a snake on a rock, the way of a ship on the high seas, and the way of a man with a maiden.
"This is the way of an adulteress: She eats and wipes her mouth and says, 'I've done nothing wrong.'11
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"Under three things the earth trembles, under four it cannot bear up:
a servant who becomes king,12 a fool who is full of food,
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an unloved woman who is married, and a maidservant who displaces her mistress.