As a dog returns to its vomit, so a fool repeats his folly.
Cross References2 Peter 2:22
Of them the proverbs are true: "A dog returns to its vomit," and, "A sow that is washed goes back to her wallowing in the mud."
When Pharaoh saw there was relief, however, he hardened his heart and would not listen to Moses and Aaron, just as the LORD had said.
"They struck me, but I feel no pain! They beat me, but I did not know it! When can I wake up to search for another drink?"
Like an archer who wounds at random is he who hires a fool or passer-by.
Though you grind a fool in a mortar with a pestle along with grain, yet his folly will not depart from him.
Chapter Outline1. observations about fools
13. about sluggards
17. and about contentious busybodies
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2 Peter 2:22
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