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1 Be not thou envious against evil men, neither desire to be with them. 2 For their heart studieth destruction, and their lips talk of mischief. 3 Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding it is established: 4 And by knowledge shall the chambers be filled with all precious and pleasant riches. 5 A wise man is strong; yea, a man of knowledge increaseth strength. 6 For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counsellors there is safety. 7 Wisdom is too high for a fool: he openeth not his mouth in the gate. 8 He that deviseth to do evil shall be called a mischievous person. 9 The thought of foolishness is sin: and the scorner is an abomination to men. 10 If thou faint in the day of adversity, thy strength is small. 11 If thou forbear to deliver them that are drawn unto death, and those that are ready to be slain; 12 If thou sayest, Behold, we knew it not; doth not he that pondereth the heart consider it? and he that keepeth thy soul, doth not he know it? and shall not he render to every man according to his works? 13 My son, eat thou honey, because it is good; and the honeycomb, which is sweet to thy taste: 14 So shall the knowledge of wisdom be unto thy soul: when thou hast found it, then there shall be a reward, and thy expectation shall not be cut off. 15 Lay not wait, O wicked man, against the dwelling of the righteous; spoil not his resting place: 16 For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again: but the wicked shall fall into mischief. 17 Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth: 18 Lest the LORD see it, and it displease him, and he turn away his wrath from him. 19 Fret not thyself because of evil men, neither be thou envious at the wicked: 20 For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out. 21 My son, fear thou the LORD and the king: and meddle not with them that are given to change: 22 For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both? 23 These things also belong to the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment. 24 He that saith unto the wicked, Thou are righteous; him shall the people curse, nations shall abhor him: 25 But to them that rebuke him shall be delight, and a good blessing shall come upon them. 26 Every man shall kiss his lips that giveth a right answer. 27 Prepare thy work without, and make it fit for thyself in the field; and afterwards build thine house. 28 Be not a witness against thy neighbour without cause; and deceive not with thy lips. 29 Say not, I will do so to him as he hath done to me: I will render to the man according to his work. 30 I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding; 31 And, lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down. 32 Then I saw, and considered it well: I looked upon it, and received instruction. 33 Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep: 34 So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth; and thy want as an armed man.

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1 Yaakov ben Chaim Tzvi = "The original Hebrew text says: A righteous man falls seven times and gets up, but the wicked stumble upon evil.The hebrew word  צַדִּיק "Tzadik" means righteous and is used all throughout scriptures. Unlike Christianity which claims that no one but Jesus is righteous, Judaism believes that righteous people stumble occasionally and that sinners are still called righteous in the eyes of God. In fact, King David was called righteous by God after he sinned and repented from sending Uriah into battle to die and taking Batsheva as his wife. In this passage, King Solomon, the wisest of all Jewish Kings tells us that it's not how many times you fall, but how many times you get up which makes a person righteous.Proverbs 14:32 - When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down, but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God.Psalm 34:19 - The righteous person may have many troubles, but the LORD delivers him from them all;Psalm 34:21 - Evil will slay the wicked; the foes of the righteous will be condemned.Jeremiah 8:4 - "Say to them, 'This is what the LORD says: "'When people fall down, do they not get up? When someone turns away, do they not return?There are many righteous people alive today; thank God! For it is these people who sustain the world."
2 angela h = "Matthew 5:44 But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;"
3 angela h = "Sometimes it seems that God is setting idly by while the wicked are prospering. This isn't so. God see all (Psalms 139:12). Here we are told that God will serve justice in His time."
4 angela h = "Imagine where we would be if this were the attitude that God had with us! We would hang on the cross and then go to hell for all of eternity.None of us are good. See Romans 3:10,23 and Isaiah 64:6The punishment for sin is death. Romans 6:23Jesus paid the penalty for us!!!!!"
5 angela h = "We should work for what we have. Work is good for us. We cannot live decently if we are lazy.2 Thessalonians 3:10`1 Timothy 5:8"