Ecclesiasticus quotes

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Alas! ye lordes, many a false flatterer
Is in your courts, and many a losenger,
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For in the division of the nations of the whole earth he set a ruler over every people; but Israel is the Lord's portion: whom, be ...
How can he get wisdom that holdeth the plough, and that glorieth in the goad, that driveth oxen, and is occupied in their labors, ...
Never trust thine enemy: for like as iron rusteth, so is his wickedness. Though he humble himself and go crouching, yet take good ...
To slip upon a pavement is better than to slip with the tongue: so the fall of the wicked shall come speedily.
There be of them, that have left a name behind them, that their praises might be reported. And some there be, which have no memori ...
Let us now praise famous men, and our fathers that begat us.
Judge none blessed before his death: for a man shall be known in his children.
Let thy speech be short, comprehending much in few words.
Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shalt drink it ...
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