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The Parallel Bible. The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments translated out of the Original Tongues: being the Authorised Version arranged in parallel columns with the Revised Version (Oxford University Press, 1885). The Book of Proverbs.
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2* The rich and poor meet together: the Lordis the maker of them all
3* A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.
5 Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward: he that doth keep his soul shall be far from them.
7 The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant † to the lender.
10* Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.
11 He that loveth pureness of heart, ∥for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.
12 The eyes of the Lord preserve knowledge, and he overthroweth ∥ the words of the transgressor.
13* The slothful man 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 in the heart of a child; but* the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
16 He that oppresseth the poor to increase his riches, and he that giveth to the rich, shall surely come to want.
17 Bow down thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thine heart unto my knowledge.
18 For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them † within thee; they shall withal be fitted in thy lips.
19 That thy trust may be in the Lord, I have made known to thee this day, ∥ even to thee.
20 Have not I written to thee excellent things in counsels and knowledge,
21 That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest answer the words of truth ∥ to them that send unto thee?
22 Rob not the poor, because he is poor: * neither oppress the afflicted in the gate:
23* For the Lord will plead their cause, and spoil the soul of those that spoiled them.
24 Make no friendship with an angry man; and with a furious man thou shalt not go:
25 Lest thou learn his ways, and get a snare to thy soul.
26* Be not thou one of them that strike hands, or of them that are sureties for debts.
27 If thou hast nothing to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?
29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before † mean men.
[* ] Eccles. 7. 1.
[∥ ] Or, favour is better than, &c.
[* ] ch. 29. 13.
[* ] ch 27. 12.
[* ] Ps. 112 3.
[∥ ] Or, The reward of humility, &c.
[∥ ] Or, Catechise.
[† ] Heb. in his way.
[† ] Heb. to the man that lendeth.
[* ] Job 4. 8. Hos. 10. 13.
[∥ ] Or, and with the rod of his anger he shall be consumed.
[* ] 2 Cor. 9. 6.
[† ] Heb. Good of eye.
[* ] Ps. 101. 5.
[∥ ] Or, and hath grace in his lips.
[∥ ] Or, the matters.
[* ] ch. 26. 13.
[* ] ch 2 16 & 5 3. & 7. 5 & 23 27.
[* ] ch 13. 24. & 19. 18. & 23 13. & 29. 15, 17
[† ] Heb. in thy belly
[∥ ] Or, trust thou also.
[∥ ] Or, to those that send thee.
[* ] Zech 7. 10
[* ] Job 31. 14 ch. 23. 11.
[* ] ch. 6 1. & 11 15
[* ] Deut. 19. 14. & 27. 17. ch 23. 10.
[∥ ] Or, bound.
[† ] Heb. obscure men.