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Proverbs 17:12 World English Bible (WEB)

12 Let a bear robbed of her cubs meet a man,
    rather than a fool in his folly.

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Proverbs 17:12 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

12 Better for a man to meet a bear robbed of her cubs
than a fool in his foolishness.

Proverbs 25:12 World English Bible (WEB)

12 As an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold,
    so is a wise reprover to an obedient ear.

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Proverbs 25:12 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

12 A wise correction to a receptive ear
is like a gold ring or an ornament of gold.

Proverbs 27:17 World English Bible (WEB)

17 Iron sharpens iron;
    so a man sharpens his friend’s countenance.

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Proverbs 27:17 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

17 Iron sharpens iron,
and one man sharpens another.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 27:17 Lit and a man sharpens his friend’s face

Proverbs 28:23 World English Bible (WEB)

23 One who rebukes a man will afterward find more favor
    than one who flatters with the tongue.

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Proverbs 28:23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

23 One who rebukes a person will later find more favor
than one who flatters[a] with his tongue.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 28:23 Lit is smooth
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