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A prudent [man] seeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.

The reward of humility [and] the fear of Jehovah is riches, and honour, and life.

Thorns [and] snares are in the way of the perverse: he that keepeth his soul holdeth himself far from them.

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The prudent see danger and take refuge,(A)
    but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.(B)

Humility is the fear of the Lord;
    its wages are riches and honor(C) and life.(D)

In the paths of the wicked are snares and pitfalls,(E)
    but those who would preserve their life stay far from them.

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