The Book of Proverbs

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3:6 In all your ways give ear to him, and he will make straight your footsteps.

3:5 Put all your hope in God, not looking to your reason for support.

11:15 He who makes himself responsible for a strange man will undergo much loss; but the hater of such undertakings will be safe.

4:20 My son, give attention to my words; let your ear be turned to my sayings.

1:5 (The wise man, hearing, will get greater learning, and the acts of the man of good sense will be wisely guided:)

3:11 My son, do not make your heart hard against the Lord's teaching; do not be made angry by his training:

18:23 The poor man makes requests for grace, but the man of wealth gives a rough answer.

18:4 The words of a man's mouth are like deep waters: the fountain of wisdom is like a flowing stream.

28:18 He whose ways are upright will be safe, but sudden will be the fall of him whose ways are twisted.

23:8 The food which you have taken will come up again, and your pleasing words will be wasted.

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