Proverbs 29:24-26 Revised Standard Version (RSV)
24 The partner of a thief hates his own life;
he hears the curse, but discloses nothing.
25 The fear of man lays a snare,
but he who trusts in the Lord is safe.
26 Many seek the favor of a ruler,
but from the Lord a man gets justice.
Revised Standard Version (RSV)
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