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24 Being a partner with a thief is hating one’s life;[a]
    a curse he will hear, but not disclose.
25 The fear of a person will lay a snare,
    but he who trusts in Yahweh will be secure.
26 Many are those who seek the favor[b] of a ruler,
    but from Yahweh one obtains justice.[c]

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  1. Proverbs 29:24 Or “soul,” or “inner self”
  2. Proverbs 29:26 Literally “faces”
  3. Proverbs 29:26 Literally “comes justice for a man”

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