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Page 482 - Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
Page 354 - Wisdom is before him that hath understanding ; but the eyes of a fool are in the ends of the earth. 25 A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bare him.
Page 83 - Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to do it. 28. Say not unto thy neighbour, Go, and come again, and to-morrow I will give ; when thou hast it by thee.
Page 27 - Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded; But ye have set at nought all my counsel, and would none of my reproof: I also will laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your fear cometh...
Page 478 - A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, and a rod for the fool's back.
Page 389 - Who can say, I have made my heart clean, I am pure from my sin?
Page 564 - Professor Moore has more than sustained his scholarly reputation in this work, which gives us for the first time in English a commentary on Judges not excelled, if indeed equalled, in any language of the world.
Page 65 - Let not mercy and truth forsake thee; bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart; so shalt thou find favor and good understanding in the sight of God and man.