Proverbs 9:9–12

Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still;

teach the righteous and they will add to their learning.c

10 The fear of the Lordd is the beginning of wisdom,

and knowledge of the Holy Onee is understanding.f

11 For through wisdomb your days will be many,

and years will be added to your life.g

12 If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you;

if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer.

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