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 Proverbs 26:1; Proverbs 26:3 - 12
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The Holy Bible, New International Version®
   Book of Proverbs
   Chapter 26
26:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Like snow in summer or rain in harvest, honor is not fitting for a fool.
 
26:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A whip for the horse, a halter for the donkey, and a rod for the backs of fools!
 
26:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Do not answer a fool according to his folly, or you will be like him yourself.
 
26:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Answer a fool according to his folly, or he will be wise in his own eyes.
 
26:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Like cutting off one's feet or drinking violence is the sending of a message by the hand of a fool.
 
26:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Like a lame man's legs that hang limp is a proverb in the mouth of a fool.
 
26:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Like tying a stone in a sling is the giving of honor to a fool.
 
26:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Like a thornbush in a drunkard's hand is a proverb in the mouth of a fool.
 
26:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Like an archer who wounds at random is he who hires a fool or any passer-by.
 
26:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
As a dog returns to its vomit, so a fool repeats his folly.
 
26:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
 
 

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