Proverbs - 3

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1.vd; kfNd> vd; Nghjfj;ij kwthNj@ cd; ,Ujak; vd; fl;lisfisf; fhf;ff;fltJ.
 [3:1] Good friend, don't forget all I've taught you; take to heart my commands.
2.mitfs; cdf;F ePbj;j ehl;fisAk;> jPh;f;fhAirAk;> rkhjhdj;ijAk; ngUfg;gz;Zk;.
 [2] They'll help you live a long, long time, a long life lived full and well.
3.fpUigAk; rj;jpaKk; cd;idtpl;L tpyfhjpUg;gjhf@ eP mitfis cd; fOj;jpNy G+z;L> mitfis cd; ,Ujakhfpa gyifapy; vOjpf;nfhs;.
 [3] Don't lose your grip on Love and Loyalty. Tie them around your neck; carve their initials on your heart.
4.mjpdhy; NjtDila ghh;itapYk; kD\Uila ghh;itapYk; jiaAk; ew;Gj;jpAk; ngWtha;.
 [4] Earn a reputation for living well in God's eyes and the eyes of the people.
5.cd; RaGj;jpapd;Nky; rhahky;> cd; KO ,Ujaj;NjhLk; fh;j;jhpy; ek;gpf;ifahapUe;J>
 [5] Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don't try to figure out everything on your own.
6.cd; topfspnyy;yhk; mtiu epidj;Jf;nfhs;@ mg;nghOJ mth; cd; ghijfisr; nrt;itg;gLj;Jthh;.
 [6] Listen for God's voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; he's the one who will keep you on track.
7.eP cd;id Qhdpnad;W vz;zhNj@ fh;j;jUf;Fg; gae;J> jPikia tpl;L tpyF.
 [7] Don't assume that you know it all. Run to God! Run from evil!
8.mJ cd; ehgpf;F MNuhf;fpaKk;> cd; vYk;GfSf;F CDkhFk;.
 [8] Your body will glow with health, your very bones will vibrate with life!
9.cd; nghUshYk;> cd; vy;yh tpistpd; Kjw;gydhYk; fh;j;jiuf; fdk;gz;Z.
 [9] Honor God with everything you own; give him the first and the best.
10.mg;nghOJ cd; fsQ;rpaq;fs; G+uzkha; epuk;Gk;@ cd; Miyfspy; jpuhl;rurk; Guz;NlhLk;.
 [10] Your barns will burst, your wine vats will brim over.
11.vd; kfNd> eP fh;j;jUila rpl;iria mw;gkhf vz;zhNj> mth; fbe;Jnfhs;Sk;NghJ Nrhh;e;JNghfhNj.
 [11] But don't, dear friend, resent God's discipline; don't sulk under his loving correction.
12.jfg;gd; jhd; Nerpf;fpw Gj;jpuidr; rpl;rpf;fpwJNghy> fh;j;jUk; vtdplj;jpy; md;G$UfpwhNuh mtidr;rpl;rpf;fpwhh;.
 [12] It's the child he loves that God corrects; a father's delight is behind all this.
13.Qhdj;ijf; fz;lilfpw kD\Dk;> Gj;jpiar; rk;ghjpf;fpw kD\Dk; ghf;fpathd;fs;.
 [13] You're blessed when you meet Lady Wisdom, when you make friends with Madame Insight.
14.mjpd; th;j;jfk; nts;sp th;j;jfj;jpYk;> mjpd; Mjhak; gRk;nghd;dpYk; cj;jkkhdJ.
 [14] She's worth far more than money in the bank; her friendship is better than a big salary.
15.Kj;Jf;fisg;ghh;f;fpYk; mJ tpiyNawg;ngw;wJ@ eP ,r;rpf;fj;jf;fnjhd;Wk; mjw;F epfuy;y.
 [15] Her value exceeds all the trappings of wealth; nothing you could wish for holds a candle to her.
16.mjpd; tyJifapy; jPh;f;fhARk;> mjpd; ,lJifapy; nry;tKk; fdKk; ,Uf;fpwJ.
 [16] With one hand she gives long life, with the other she confers recognition.
17.mjpd; topfs; ,dpjhd topfs;> mjpd; ghijfnsy;yhk; rkhjhdk;.
 [17] Her manner is beautiful, her life wonderfully complete.
18.mJ jd;id mile;jth;fSf;F [PttpUl;rk;> mijg; gw;wpf;nfhs;Sfpw vtDk; ghf;fpathd;.
 [18] She's the very Tree of Life to those who embrace her. Hold her tight-and be blessed!
19.fh;j;jh; Qhdj;jpdhNy G+kpia m];jpghug;gLj;jp> Gj;jpapdhNy thdq;fis ];jhgpj;jhh;.
 [19] With Lady Wisdom, God formed Earth; with Madame Insight, he raised Heaven.
20.mtUila Qhdj;jpdhNy Moq;fs; gphpe;jJ> MfhaKk; gdpiag; nga;fpwJ.
 [20] They knew when to signal rivers and springs to the surface, and dew to descend from the night skies.
21.vd; kfNd> ,itfs; cd; fz;fis tpl;Lg; gphpahjpUg;gjhf@ nka;Q;Qhdj;ijAk; ey;yhNyhridiaAk; fhj;Jf;nfhs;.
 [21] Dear friend, guard Clear Thinking and Common Sense with your life; don't for a minute lose sight of them.
22.mitfs; cd; Mj;JkhTf;F [PtDk;> cd; fOj;Jf;F myq;fhuKkhapUf;Fk;.
 [22] They'll keep your soul alive and well, they'll keep you fit and attractive.
23.mg;nghOJ eP gakpd;wp cd; topapy; elg;gha;> cd; fhy; ,lwhJ.
 [23] You'll travel safely, you'll neither tire nor trip.
24.eP gLf;Fk;NghJ gag;glhjpUg;gha;@ eP gLj;Jf;nfhs;Sk;NghJ cd; epj;jpiu ,d;gkhapUf;Fk;.
 [24] You'll take afternoon naps without a worry, you'll enjoy a good night's sleep.
25.rbjpahd jpfpYk;> J\;lh;fspd; gho;f;fbg;Gk; tUk;NghJ eP mQ;rNtz;lhk;.
 [25] No need to panic over alarms or surprises, or predictions that doomsday's just around the corner,
26.fh;j;jh; cd; ek;gpf;ifahapUe;J> cd; fhy; rpf;fpf;nfhs;shjgb fhg;ghh;.
 [26] Because God will be right there with you; he'll keep you safe and sound.
27.ed;iknra;Ak;gb cdf;Fj; jpuhzpapUf;Fk;NghJ> mijr; nra;aj;jf;fth;fSf;Fr; nra;ahky; ,uhNj.
 [27] Never walk away from someone who deserves help; your hand is God's hand for that person.
28.cd;dplj;jpy; nghUs; ,Uf;ifapy; cd; mayhid Nehf;fp: eP Ngha;j;jpUk;gth> ehisf;Fj; jUNtd; vd;W nrhy;yhNj.
 [28] Don't tell your neighbor, "Maybe some other time," or, "Try me tomorrow," when the money's right there in your pocket.
29.mr;rkpd;wp cd;dplj;jpy; thrk; gz;Zfpw cd; mayhDf;F tpNuhjkhf jPq;F epidahNj.
 [29] Don't figure ways of taking advantage of your neighbor when he's sitting there trusting and unsuspecting.
30.xUtd; cdf;Fj; jPq;Fnra;ahjpUf;f> fhuzkpd;wp mtNdhNl tof;fhlhNj.
 [30] Don't walk around with a chip on your shoulder, always spoiling for a fight.
31.nfhLikAs;std;Nky; nghwhik nfhs;shNj@ mtDila topfspy; xd;iwAk; njhpe;Jnfhs;shNj.
 [31] Don't try to be like those who shoulder their way through life. Why be a bully?
32.khWghLs;std; fh;j;jUf;F mUtUg;ghdtd;@ ePjpkhd;fNshNl mtUila ,ufrpak; ,Uf;fpwJ.
 [32] "Why not?" you say. Because God can't stand twisted souls. It's the straightforward who get his respect.
33.Jd;khh;f;fDila tPl;by; fh;j;jhpd; rhgk; ,Uf;fpwJ> ePjpkhd;fSila thr];jyj;ijNah mth; MrPh;tjpf;fpwhh;.
 [33] God's curse blights the house of the wicked, but he blesses the home of the righteous.
34.,fo;Nthiu mth; ,fOfpwhh;@ jho;ikAs;sth;fSf;Nfh fpUigaspf;fpwhh;.
 [34] He gives proud skeptics a cold shoulder, but if you're down on your luck, he's right there to help.
35.Qhdthd;fs; fdj;ijr; Rje;jhpg;ghh;fs;@ kjpNflNuh fdtPdj;ij milthh;fs;.
 [35] Wise living gets rewarded with honor; stupid living gets the booby prize.

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