Proverbs 9:5-15 NIV

5 "Come,1 eat my food and drink the wine I have mixed.2

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6 Leave your simple ways and you will live;3 walk in the way of understanding.4

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7 "Whoever corrects a mocker invites insult; whoever rebukes a wicked man incurs abuse.5

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8 Do not rebuke a mocker6 or he will hate you; rebuke a wise man and he will love you.7

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9 Instruct a wise man and he will be wiser still; teach a righteous man and he will add to his learning.8

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10 "The fear of the LORD 9 is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One10 is understanding.11

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11 For through me your days will be many, and years will be added to your life.12

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12 If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you; if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer."
13 The woman Folly is loud;13 she is undisciplined and without knowledge.14

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14 She sits at the door of her house, on a seat at the highest point of the city,15

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15 calling out16 to those who pass by, who go straight on their way.

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