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Proverbs Chapter 22

, : , . 1 A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold.
; . 2 The rich and the poor meet together--the LORD is the maker of them all.
, (); , . 3 A prudent man seeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the thoughtless pass on, and are punished.
, ; . 4 The reward of humility is the fear of the LORD, even riches, and honour, and life.
, ; , . 5 Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward; he that keepeth his soul holdeth himself far from them.
, - -- -, - . 6 Train up a child in the way he should go, and even when he is old, he will not depart from it.
, ; , . 7 The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
, - (-) ; . 8 He that soweth iniquity shall reap vanity; and the rod of his wrath shall fail.
-, : - . 9 He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed; for he giveth of his bread to the poor.
, ; , . 10 Cast out the scorner, and contention will go out; yea, strife and shame will cease.
- (-) -- , . 11 He that loveth pureness of heart, that hath grace in his lips, the king shall be his friend.
, ; , . 12 The eyes of the LORD preserve him that hath knowledge, but He overthroweth the words of the faithless man.
, ; , . 13 The sluggard saith: 'There is a lion without; I shall be slain in the streets.'
, ; , - (-) . 14 The mouth of strange women is a deep pit: he that is abhorred of the LORD shall fall therein.
, -; , . 15 Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
, -- , -. 16 One may oppress the poor, yet will their gain increase; one may give to the rich, yet will want come.
--, ; , . 17 Incline thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thy heart unto my knowledge.
-, - ; , -. 18 For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee; let them be established altogether upon thy lips.
, -- -. 19 That thy trust may be in the LORD, I have made them known to thee this day, even to thee.
, ()-- . 20 Have not I written unto thee excellent things of counsels and knowledge;
--, ; , . 21 That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth, that thou mightest bring back words of truth to them that send thee?
--, -; - . 22 Rob not the weak, because he is weak, neither crush the poor in the gate;
-, ; - . 23 For the LORD will plead their cause, and despoil of life those that despoil them.
-, - ; - , . 24 Make no friendship with a man that is given to anger; and with a wrathful man thou shalt not go;
- ; . 25 Lest thou learn his ways, and get a snare to thy soul.
- -; , . 26 Be thou not of them that strike hands, or of them that are sureties for debts;
-- -- , . 27 If thou hast not wherewith to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?
-, -- . 28 Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.
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29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; {N}
he shall not stand before mean men. {P}

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