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Page 75 - Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him (xxii.
Page 81 - Withhold not correction from the child; for if thou beatest him with the rod, he shall not die. Thou shalt beat him with the rod, and shalt deliver his soul from hell,
Page 123 - He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls.
Page 75 - He that spareth his rod hateth his son : but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.
Page 96 - And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
Page 155 - He that is faithful in that which is least is faithful also in much: and he that is unjust in the least is unjust also in much.
Page 107 - He that ruleth his spirit is greater than he that taketh a city.
Page 114 - For by thy words shalt thou be justified and by thy words shalt thou be condemned.
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