Proverbs 30:16-26 (Revised Standard Version)

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16 Sheol, the barren womb, the earth ever thirsty for water, and the fire which never says, "Enough." 17 The eye that mocks a father and scorns to obey a mother will be picked out by the ravens of the valley and eaten by the vultures. 18 Three things are too wonderful for me; four I do not understand: 19 the way of an eagle in the sky, the way of a serpent on a rock, the way of a ship on the high seas, and the way of a man with a maiden. 20 This is the way of an adulteress: she eats, and wipes her mouth, and says, "I have done no wrong." 21 Under three things the earth trembles; under four it cannot bear up: 22 a slave when he becomes king, and a fool when he is filled with food; 23 an unloved woman when she gets a husband, and a maid when she succeeds her mistress. 24 Four things on earth are small, but they are exceedingly wise: 25 the ants are a people not strong, yet they provide their food in the summer; 26 the badgers are a people not mighty, yet they make their homes in the rocks;
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