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1 These are also proverbs of Solomon, which the men of Hezekiah king of Judah
2 It is the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings is to
search out a matter.
3 The heaven for height, and the earth for depth, and the heart of kings is
4 Take away the dross from the silver, and there shall come forth a vessel for
5 Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be
established in righteousness.
6 Put not forth thyself in the presence of the king, and stand not in the
place of great men:
7 For better it is that it be said unto thee, Come up hither; than that thou
shouldest be put lower in the presence of the prince whom thine eyes have
8 Go not forth hastily to strive, lest thou know not what to do in the end
thereof, when thy neighbour hath put thee to shame.
9 Debate thy cause with thy neighbour himself; and discover not a secret to
10 Lest he that heareth it put thee to shame, and thine infamy turn not away.
11 A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.
12 As an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover
upon an obedient ear.
13 As the cold of snow in the time of harvest, so is a faithful messenger to
them that send him: for he refresheth the soul of his masters.
14 Whoso boasteth himself of a false gift is like clouds and wind without
15 By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the
16 Hast thou found honey? eat so much as is sufficient for thee, lest thou be
filled therewith, and vomit it.
17 Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbour’s house; lest he be weary of thee, and
so hate thee.
18 A man that beareth false witness against his neighbour is a maul, and a
sword, and a sharp arrow.
19 Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth,
and a foot out of joint.
20 As he that taketh away a garment in cold weather, and as vinegar upon
nitre, so is he that singeth songs to an heavy heart.
21 If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give
him water to drink:
22 For thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the LORD shall reward
23 The north wind driveth away rain: so doth an angry countenance a backbiting
24 It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling
woman and in a wide house.
25 As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.
26 A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a troubled fountain,
and a corrupt spring.
27 It is not good to eat much honey: so for men to search their own glory is
28 He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken
down, and without walls.
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obedience to The Ex.20:1-17
is Eternal Life to all 2Cor.6:17
emulators of Messiah's John 15:10