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It is foolish to speak scornfully of others. If you are smart, you will keep quiet.
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He that walketh deceitfully, revealeth secrets: but he that is faithful, concealeth the thing committed to him by his friend.
Judges 9:27-29,38 Went out into the fields, wasting the vineyards, and treading down the grapes: and singing and dancing, they went into the temple of their god, and in their banquets and cups they cursed Abimelech. . . .
Nehemiah 4:2-4 And said before his brethren, and the multitude of the Samaritans: What are the silly Jews doing? Will the Gentiles let them alone? will they sacrifice and make an end in a day? are they able to raise stones out of the heaps of the rubbish, which are burnt? . . .
Psalm 123:3,4 Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy on us: for we are greatly filled with contempt. . . .
Luke 16:14 Now the Pharisees, who were covetous, heard all these things: and they derided him.
Luke 18:9 And to some who trusted in themselves as just and despised others, he spoke also this parable:
John 7:48-52 Hath any one of the rulers believed in him, or of the Pharisees? . . .
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Proverbs 10:19 The tongue of the just is as choice silver: but the heart of the wicked is nothing worth.
1 Samuel 10:27 But the children of Belial said: Shall this fellow be able to save us? And they despised him, and brought him no presents; but he dissembled as though he heard not.
2 Kings 18:36 But the people held their peace, and answered him not a word: for they had received commandment from the king that they should not answer him.
1 Peter 2:23 Who, when he was reviled, did not revile: when he suffered, he threatened not, but delivered himself to him that judged him unjustly.
…11He that despiseth his friend, is mean of heart: but the wise man will hold his peace. 12He that walketh deceitfully, revealeth secrets: but he that is faithful, concealeth the thing committed to him by his friend.13Where there is no governor, the people shall fall: but there is safety where there is much counsel.…
He gathereth to himself shame and dishonour, and his reproach shall not be blotted out:
He that despiseth his friend, is mean of heart: but the wise man will hold his peace.
Where there is no governor, the people shall fall: but there is safety where there is much counsel.
He that despiseth his neighbour, sinneth: but he that sheweth mercy to the poor, shall be blessed. He that believeth in the Lord, loveth mercy.
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