Proverbs 18:1

18 Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.

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18  He that separateth himself seeketh his own desire, And rageth against all sound wisdom.

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18 He who willfully separates and estranges himself [from God and man] seeks his own desire and pretext to break out against all wise and sound judgment.

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18 Unfriendly people look out for themselves;
    they bicker with sensible people.

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18 He who separates himself indulges his desires
    and shows contempt for sound advice of any kind.

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It’s Wrong to Favor the Guilty

18 It’s selfish and stupid
    to think only of yourself
    and to sneer at people
    who have sense.

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18 He that separateth himself seeketh [his] pleasure, he is vehement against all sound wisdom.

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18 He that hath a mind to depart from a friend seeketh occasions: he shall ever be subject to reproach.

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18 Some people like to do things their own way, and they get upset when people give them advice.

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18 Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire;
    he breaks out against all sound judgment.

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18 Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire;
    he breaks out against all sound judgement.

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18 ·Unfriendly [Antisocial; Lonely] people ·are selfish [L seek their own longings/desires]
and ·hate [L break out against] all good sense.

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18 For the desire thereof he will separate himself to seek it, and occupy himself in all wisdom.

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18 A loner is out to get what he wants for himself.
    He opposes all sound reasoning.

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18 People who do not get along with others are interested only in themselves; they will disagree with what everyone else knows is right.

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18 One who isolates himself pursues selfish desires;
he rebels against all sound judgment.

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18 ¶ Whosoever goes astray seeks according to his own lust and shall meddle with every doctrine.

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18 Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.

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18 Through desire a man, having separated himself,
    seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.

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18 He who is selfish seeks a craving;
    against all sound judgment he shows contempt.

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18 The selfish man quarrels against every sound principle of conduct by demanding his own way.

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Words Kill, Words Give Life

18 Loners who care only for themselves
    spit on the common good.

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18 A loner is out to get what he wants for himself.
    He opposes all sound reasoning.

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Contrast the Upright and the Wicked

18 He who separates himself seeks his own desire,
He quarrels against all sound wisdom.

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18 Unfriendly people are selfish
    and hate all good sense.

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18 One who has isolated himself seeks his own desires;
he rejects all sound judgment.

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18 A person who isn’t friendly looks out only for himself.
    He opposes all good sense.

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18 An unfriendly person pursues selfish ends
    and against all sound judgment starts quarrels.

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18 An unfriendly person pursues selfish ends
    and against all sound judgment starts quarrels.

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18 A man who isolates himself seeks his own desire;
He rages against all wise judgment.

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18 He who stays away from others cares only about himself. He argues against all good wisdom.

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18 Unfriendly people care only about themselves;
    they lash out at common sense.

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18 The one who lives alone is self-indulgent,
    showing contempt for all who have sound judgment.

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18 The one who lives alone is self-indulgent,
    showing contempt for all who have sound judgement.

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18 The one who lives alone is self-indulgent,
    showing contempt for all who have sound judgement.

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18 The one who lives alone is self-indulgent,
    showing contempt for all who have sound judgment.

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18 A man who separates himself seeks his own ta’avah (desire); he defies all tushiyyah (wisdom, sound judgment).

Mishle 18:1X

18 He who is estranged seeks pretexts
    to break out against all sound judgment.

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18 He who is estranged seeks pretexts
    to break out against all sound judgment.

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18 Whoever pulls away from others to focus solely on his own desires
    disregards any sense of sound judgment.

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18 An unfriendly man pursues selfishness,
    and defies all sound judgment.

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18 He that will go away from a friend, seeketh occasions, that is, feigneth causes, (or looketh for reasons); in all time he shall be despisable.

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18 For [an object of] desire he who is separated doth seek, With all wisdom he intermeddleth.

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