For (A)the Lord gives wisdom;
    from his mouth come knowledge and understanding;
he stores up sound wisdom for the upright;
    he is (B)a shield to those who (C)walk in integrity,
guarding the paths of justice
    and (D)watching over the way of his (E)saints.
(F)Then you will understand (G)righteousness and justice
    and equity, every good path;
10 for wisdom will come into your heart,
    and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul;
11 (H)discretion will (I)watch over you,
    understanding will guard you,
12 delivering you from the way of evil,
    from men of perverted speech,
13 who forsake the paths of uprightness
    to (J)walk in the ways of darkness,
14 who (K)rejoice in doing evil
    and (L)delight in the perverseness of evil,
15 men whose (M)paths are crooked,
    (N)and who are (O)devious in their ways.

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