Ben Sira 20:18-20 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
18 A slip on the floor is better than a slip of the tongue;
in like manner the downfall of the wicked comes quickly.
19 A coarse person, an untimely story;
the ignorant are always ready to offer it.
20 A proverb spoken by a fool is unwelcome,
for he does not tell it at the proper time.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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