6 Sending a message by the hands of a fool is like cutting off one’s feet or drinking poison.

Read Proverbs 26:6 Using Other Translations

He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool cutteth off the feet, and drinketh damage.
Whoever sends a message by the hand of a fool cuts off his own feet and drinks violence.
Trusting a fool to convey a message is like cutting off one’s feet or drinking poison!