Proverbs 27:16-26 (Third Millennium Bible w/ Apocrypha)

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16 Whosoever would hide her would hide the wind, and the ointment of his right hand which betrayeth itself. 17 Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend. 18 Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the fruit thereof; so he that waiteth on his master shall be honored. 19 As in water face answereth to face, so the heart of man to man. 20 Hell and destruction are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied. 21 As the refining pot for silver and the furnace for gold, so is a man tried by praise. 22 Though thou shouldest grind a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, yet will not his foolishness depart from him. 23 Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds, 24 for riches are not for ever; and doth the crown endure to every generation? 25 The hay appeareth, and the tender grass showeth itself, and herbs of the mountains are gathered; 26 the lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats pay the price of the field;
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