Book 20 of 66: Proverbs: Chapter 029 of 31

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020:029:001
He,
that being often reproved hardeneth his neck,
shall suddenly be destroyed,
and that without remedy.


020:029:002
When the righteous are in authority,
the people rejoice:
but when the wicked beareth rule,
the people mourn.


020:029:003
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father:
but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.


020:029:004
The king by judgment establisheth the land:
but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it.


020:029:005
A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet.


020:029:006
In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare:
but the righteous doth sing and rejoice.


020:029:007
The righteous considereth the cause of the poor:
but the wicked regardeth not to know it.


020:029:008
Scornful men bring a city into a snare:
but wise men turn away wrath.


020:029:009
If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man,
whether he rage or laugh,
there is no rest.


020:029:010
The bloodthirsty hate the upright:
but the just seek his soul.


020:029:011
A fool uttereth all his mind:
but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards.


020:029:012
If a ruler hearken to lies,
all his servants are wicked.


020:029:013
The poor and the deceitful man meet together:
the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.


020:029:014
The king that faithfully judgeth the poor,
his throne shall be established for ever.


020:029:015
The rod and reproof give wisdom:
but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.


020:029:016
When the wicked are multiplied,
transgression increaseth:
but the righteous shall see their fall.


020:029:017
Correct thy son,
and he shall give thee rest;
yea,
he shall give delight unto thy soul.


020:029:018
Where there is no vision,
the people perish:
but he that keepeth the law,
happy is he.


020:029:019
A servant will not be corrected by words:
for though he understand he will not answer.


020:029:020
Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words?
there is more hope of a fool than of him.


020:029:021
He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child shall have him become his son at the length.


020:029:022
An angry man stirreth up strife,
and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.


020:029:023
A man's pride shall bring him low:
but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.


020:029:024
Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul:
he heareth cursing,
and bewrayeth it not.


020:029:025
The fear of man bringeth a snare:
but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.


020:029:026
Many seek the ruler's favour;
but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD.


020:029:027
An unjust man is an abomination to the just:
and he that is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked.


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