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24 He who works with a robber hates his own life. He knows about the bad that will come, but can tell nothing.

25 The fear of man brings a trap, but he who trusts in the Lord will be honored.

26 Many look for the ruler’s favor, but what is right and fair comes from the Lord.

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24 The accomplices of thieves are their own enemies;
    they are put under oath and dare not testify.(A)

25 Fear(B) of man will prove to be a snare,
    but whoever trusts in the Lord(C) is kept safe.(D)

26 Many seek an audience with a ruler,(E)
    but it is from the Lord that one gets justice.(F)

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