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Sirach 42:14
A man’s wickedness is better than a woman who does good and a disgraced woman who brings shame.
For better is the iniquity of a man, than a woman doing a good turn, and a woman bringing shame and reproach.
A man's wickedness is better than a woman's goodness; women bring shame and disgrace.
Better a man’s harshness than a woman’s indulgence, a frightened daughter than any disgrace.
Better is the wickedness of a man than a woman who does good; it is woman who brings shame and disgrace.
Better is the wickedness of a man than a woman who does good; it is woman who brings shame and disgrace.
Better is the wickedness of a man than a woman who does good; it is woman who brings shame and disgrace.
Better is the wickedness of a man than a woman who does good; it is woman who brings shame and disgrace.
Better is the wickedness of a man than a woman who does good; and it is a woman who brings shame and disgrace.
Better is the wickedness of a man than a woman who does good; and it is a woman who brings shame and disgrace.
For why the wickedness of a man is better, that is, less evil, than a woman doing well, and a woman shaming into shame (or reproach). [Better forsooth is the wickedness of a man, then a woman doing benefit, and a woman confounded into reproof.]
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