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A Fool And His Proverb – Proverbs 26:7

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A Fool And His Proverb
Proverbs 26:7 (NIV)

7) Like the useless legs of one who is lame
is a proverb in the mouth of a fool.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A fool with a proverb is useless because the content is foreign to him.

#useless #legs #one #lame #proverb #mouth #fool

Foolish Messengers – Proverbs 26:6

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Foolish Messengers
Proverbs 26:6 (NIV)

6) Sending a message by the hands of a fool
is like cutting off one’s feet or drinking poison.

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Trusting a fool as a messenger can be catastrophic.

#sending #message #hands #fool #cutting #off #feet #drinking #poison

Answering The Folly Of A Fool – Proverbs 26:5

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Answering The Folly Of A Fool
Proverbs 26:5 (NIV)

5) Answer a fool according to his folly,
or he will be wise in his own eyes.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Challenge foolish statements to humble the fool.
Do so as privately as possible,
to reduce his embarrassment.

#answer #fool #according #his #folly #wise #own #eyes

Avoid Arguing With Fools – Proverbs 26:4

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Avoid Arguing With Fools
Proverbs 26:4 (NIV)

4) Do not answer a fool according to his folly,
or you yourself will be just like him.

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Ignore the absurd arguments of the fool.
Wisely and clearly speak always the truth.

#answer #fool #according #his #folly #you #yourself #like #him

Fools Suffer From Ignoring Issues- Proverbs 26:3

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Fools Suffer From Ignoring Issues
Proverbs 26:3 (NIV)

3) A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey,
and a rod for the backs of fools!

Proverbs Club Commentary

A fool is driven by circumstances rather than planning.
This is punishing and eliminates the best solution.

#whip #horse #bridle #donkey #rod #backs #fools