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23 Repent at my rebuke! Then I will pour out my thoughts to you, I will make known to you my teachings.
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2 turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding—
10 For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.
3 My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart,
3 Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.
5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;
4 Then he taught me, and he said to me, “Take hold of my words with all your heart; keep my commands, and you will live.
21 Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart;
23 Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.
12 You will say, “How I hated discipline! How my heart spurned correction!
14 who plots evil with deceit in his heart— he always stirs up conflict.
18 a heart that devises wicked schemes, feet that are quick to rush into evil,
21 Bind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck.
25 Do not lust in your heart after her beauty or let her captivate you with her eyes.
3 Bind them on your fingers; write them on the tablet of your heart.
25 Do not let your heart turn to her ways or stray into her paths.
8 The wise in heart accept commands, but a chattering fool comes to ruin.
20 The tongue of the righteous is choice silver, but the heart of the wicked is of little value.
20 The Lord detests those whose hearts are perverse, but he delights in those whose ways are blameless.
20 Deceit is in the hearts of those who plot evil, but those who promote peace have joy.
23 The prudent keep their knowledge to themselves, but a fool’s heart blurts out folly.
25 Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up.
12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.