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Sirach 27:12
Limit the time you spend with unintelligent people, but linger with the thoughtful.
A holy man continueth in wisdom as the sun: but a fool is changed as the moon.
When you find yourself with stupid people, look for some excuse to leave, but when you are with serious-minded people, stay as long as you can.
Limit the time you spend among the stupid, but frequent the company of the thoughtful.
Among stupid people limit your time, but among thoughtful people linger on.
Among stupid people limit your time, but among thoughtful people linger on.
Among stupid people limit your time, but among thoughtful people linger on.
Among stupid people limit your time, but among thoughtful people linger on.
Among stupid people watch for a chance to leave, but among thoughtful people stay on.
Among stupid people watch for a chance to leave, but among thoughtful people stay on.
In the midst of unwise men keep thou a word to (the) time; but be thou busy in the midst of them that think (upon) the law of God.
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