Bible: Proverbs 9:8-10

9:8 Do not reprove 1  a mocker or 2  he will hate you;

reprove a wise person and he will love you.

9:9 Give instruction 3  to a wise person, 4  and he will become wiser still;

teach 5  a righteous person and he will add to his 6  learning.

9:10 The beginning 7  of wisdom is to fear the Lord, 8 

and acknowledging 9  the Holy One 10  is understanding.

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