Proverbs - 23

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1.eP xU mjpgjpNahNl Ngh[dk; gz;z cl;fhh;e;jhy;> cdf;F Kd;ghf ,Uf;fpwij ed;wha;f; ftdpj;Jg;ghh;.
 1 When you sit to dine with a ruler, note well what [Or who] is before you,
2.eP Ngh[dg;gphpadhapUe;jhy;> cd; njhz;ilapNy fj;jpia it.
 2 and put a knife to your throat if you are given to gluttony.
3.mtDila UrpAs;s gjhh;j;jq;fis ,r;rpahNj@ mitfs; fs;sg;Ngh[dkhNk.
 3 Do not crave his delicacies, for that food is deceptive.
4.IRthpathdhfNtz;Lnkd;W gpuahrg;glhNj@ RaGj;jpiar; rhuhNj.
 4 Do not wear yourself out to get rich have the wisdom to show restraint.
5.,y;yhkw;NghFk; nghUs;Nky; cd; fz;fisg; gwf;ftpLthNdd;? mJ fOifg;Nghyr; rpwFfisj; jdf;F cz;Lgz;zpf;nfhz;L> Mfhakhh;f;fkha;g; gwe;JNghk;.
 5 Cast but a glance at riches, and they are gone, for they will surely sprout wings and fly off to the sky like an eagle.
6.td;fz;zDila Mfhuj;ijg; GrpahNj@ mtDila UrpAs;s gjhh;j;jq;fis ,r;rpahNj.
 6 Do not eat the food of a stingy man, do not crave his delicacies
7.mtd; ,Ujaj;jpd; epidT vg;gbNah> mg;gbNa mtd; ,Uf;fpwhd;@ GrpAk;> ghdk;gz;Zk; vd;W mtd; cd;NdhNl nrhd;dhYk;> mtd; ,Ujak; cd;NdhNl ,uhJ.
 7 for he is the kind of man who is always thinking about the cost. [Or for as he thinks within himself, so he is or for as he puts on a feast, so he is] Eat and drink, he says to you, but his heart is not with you.
8.eP Grpj;j Jzpf;ifia the;jp gz;zp> cd; ,dpa nrhw;fis ,oe;J Nghtha;.
 8 You will vomit up the little you have eaten and will have wasted your compliments.
9.%lDila nrtpfs; Nfl;fg;NgrhNj@ mtd; cd; thh;j;ijfspd; Qhdj;ij mrl;ilgz;Zthd;.
 9 Do not speak to a fool, for he will scorn the wisdom of your words.
10.G+h;t vy;iyf;Fwpia khw;whNj@ jpf;fw;w gps;isfSila epyq;fis mgfhpj;Jf;nfhs;shNj.
 10 Do not move an ancient boundary stone or encroach on the fields of the fatherless,
11.mth;fSila kPl;gh; ty;yth;@ mth; cd;DlNd mth;fSf;fhf tof;fhLthh;.
 11 for their Defender is strong he will take up their case against you.
12.cd; ,Ujaj;ijg; Gj;jpkjpf;Fk;> cd; nrtpfis mwptd; thh;j;ijfSf;Fk; rha;g;ghahf.
 12 Apply your heart to instruction and your ears to words of knowledge.
13.gps;isia jz;bahky; tplhNj@ mtidg; gpuk;gpdhy; mbj;jhy; mtd; rhfhd;.
 13 Do not withhold discipline from a child if you punish him with the rod, he will not die.
14.eP gpuk;gpdhy; mtid mbf;fpwjpdhy; ghjhsj;Jf;F mtd; Mj;Jkhitj; jg;Gtpg;ghNa.
 14 Punish him with the rod and save his soul from death. [Hebrew: Sheol]
15.vd; kfNd> cd; ,Ujak; QhdKs;sjhapUe;jhy;> vd;dpNy vd; ,Ujak; kfpOk;.
 15 My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad
16.cd; cjLfs; nrk;ikahditfisg; Ngrpdhy;> vd; cs;spe;jphpaq;fs; kfpOk;.
 16 my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right.
17.cd; kdijg; ghtpfs;Nky; nghwhiknfhs;s tplhNj@ eP ehNlhWk; fh;j;jiug gw;Wk; gaj;NjhbU.
 17 Do not let your heart envy sinners, but always be zealous for the fear of the LORD.
18.epr;rakhfNt KbT cz;L@ cd; ek;gpf;if tPz;NghfhJ.
 18 There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.
19.vd; kfNd> eP nrtpnfhLj;J Qhdkile;J> cd; ,Ujaj;ij ey;topapNy elj;J.
 19 Listen, my son, and be wise, and keep your heart on the right path.
20.kJghdg;gphpaiuAk; khk;rg;ngUe;jPdpf;fhuiuAk; NruhNj.
 20 Do not join those who drink too much wine or gorge themselves on meat,
21.FbaDk; Ngh[dg;gphpaDk; jhpj;jpuuhthh;fs;@ J}f;fk; fe;ijfis cLj;Jtpf;Fk;.
 21 for drunkards and gluttons become poor, and drowsiness clothes them in rags.
22.cd;idg; ngw;w jfg;gDf;Fr; nrtpnfhL;@ cd; jha; taJnrd;wtshFk;NghJ mtis mrl;il gz;zhNj.
 22 Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.
23.rj;jpaj;ij thq;F> mij tpw;fhNj@ mg;gbNa Qhdj;ijAk; cgNjrj;ijAk; Gj;jpiaAk; thq;F.
 23 Buy the truth and do not sell it get wisdom, discipline and understanding.
24.ePjpkhDila jfg;gd; kpfTk; fsp$Uthd;@ QhdKs;s gps;isiag; ngw;wtd; mtdhy; kfpOthd;.
 24 The father of a righteous man has great joy he who has a wise son delights in him.
25.cd; jfg;gDk; cd; jhAk; re;Njh\g;gLthh;fs;@ cd;idg;ngw;wts; kfpOths;.
 25 May your father and mother be glad may she who gave you birth rejoice!
26.vd; kfNd> cd; ,Ujaj;ij vdf;Fj; jh@ cd; fz;fs; vd; topfis Nehf;Ftjhf.
 26 My son, give me your heart and let your eyes keep to my ways,
27.Ntrp Mokhd gLFop@ gu];jph;P ,Lf;fkhd fpzW.
 27 for a prostitute is a deep pit and a wayward wife is a narrow well.
28.mts; nfhs;isf;fhuidg;Nghy; gjptpUe;J> kD\Uf;Fs;Ns ghjfiug; ngUfg;gz;Zfpwhs;.
 28 Like a bandit she lies in wait, and multiplies the unfaithful among men.
29.INah! ahUf;F Ntjid? ahUf;Fj; Jf;fk;? ahUf;Fr; rz;ilfs;? ahUf;Fg; Gyk;gy;? ahUf;Ff; fhuzkpy;yhj fhaq;fs;? ahUf;F ,uj;jq;fyq;fpd fz;fs;?
 29 Who has woe? Who has sorrow? Who has strife? Who has complaints? Who has needless bruises? Who has bloodshot eyes?
30.kJghdk; ,Uf;Fk; ,lj;jpNy jq;fpj; jhpg;gth;fSf;Fk;> fyg;Gs;s rhuhaj;ij ehLfpwth;fSf;Fe;jhNd .
 30 Those who linger over wine, who go to sample bowls of mixed wine.
31.kJghdk; ,uj;jtUzkhapUe;J> ghj;jpuj;jpy; gsgsg;gha;j; Njhd;Wk;NghJ> eP mijg; ghuhNj@ mJ nkJtha; ,wq;Fk;.
 31 Do not gaze at wine when it is red, when it sparkles in the cup, when it goes down smoothly!
32.KbtpNy mJ ghk;igg;Nghy; fbf;Fk;> tphpaidg;Nghy; jPz;Lk;.
 32 In the end it bites like a snake and poisons like a viper.
33.cd; fz;fs; gu];jph;Pfis Nehf;Fk;@ cd; cs;sk; jhWkhwhditfisg; NgRk;.
 33 Your eyes will see strange sights and your mind imagine confusing things.
34.eP eLf;flypNy radpj;jpUf;fpwtidg;NghYk;> gha;kuj;jl;bNy gLj;jpUf;fpwtidg;NghYk; ,Ug;gha;.
 34 You will be like one sleeping on the high seas, lying on top of the rigging.
35.vd;id mbj;jhh;fs;> vdf;F Nehftpy;iy@ vd;id miwe;jhh;fs; vdf;Fr; Ruizapy;iy@ ehd; mijg; gpd;Dk; njhlh;e;J Njl vg;nghOJ tpopg;Ngd; vd;gha;.
 35 They hit me, you will say, but Iím not hurt! They beat me, but I donít feel it! When will I wake up so I can find another drink?