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Sirach 20:20
Proverbs told by fools will be rejected, because they’ll never tell them at their proper time.
The slipping of a false tongue is as one that falleth on the pavement: so the fall of the wicked shall come speedily.
Nobody takes a proverb seriously when some fool quotes it at the wrong time.
A proverb spoken by a fool is unwelcome, for he does not tell it at the proper time.
A proverb from a fool’s lips will be rejected, for he does not tell it at the proper time.
A proverb from a fool’s lips will be rejected, for he does not tell it at the proper time.
A proverb from a fool’s lips will be rejected, for he does not tell it at the proper time.
A proverb from a fool’s lips will be rejected, for he does not tell it at the proper time.
A proverb from a fool’s lips will be rejected, for he does not tell it at its proper time.
A proverb from a fool’s lips will be rejected, for he does not tell it at its proper time.
A parable, that is, a true sentence and great, shall be reproved (when it cometh out) of the mouth of a fool; for he saith not it in his (or its) time [or forsooth he saith it not in his (or its) time].
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