It is better to live in a corner of a roof
Than [a]in a house shared with a contentious woman.
10 The soul of the wicked desires evil;
His (A)neighbor finds no favor in his eyes.
11 When the (B)scoffer is punished, the [b]naive becomes wise;
But when the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.

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Footnotes

  1. Proverbs 21:9 Lit with a woman of contentions and a house of association
  2. Proverbs 21:11 Lit simple

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