3 Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. 4 Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man.
Do not rebuke a mocker or he will hate you; rebuke a wise man and he will love you.
Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers over all wrongs.
Do not those who plot evil go astray? But those who plan what is good find [a] love and faithfulness.
Better a meal of vegetables where there is love than a fattened calf with hatred.
Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the LORD a man avoids evil.
He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.
What a man desires is unfailing love [b]; better to be poor than a liar.
Many a man claims to have unfailing love, but a faithful man who can find?
Love and faithfulness keep a king safe; through love his throne is made secure.
He who pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity [c] and honor.
Better is open rebuke than hidden love.
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