16 Fools(A) show their annoyance at once,(B)
    but the prudent overlook an insult.(C)

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16 The wise fear the Lord and shun evil,(A)
    but a fool(B) is hotheaded and yet feels secure.

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It is to one’s honor to avoid strife,
    but every fool(A) is quick to quarrel.(B)

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No longer will the fool(A) be called noble
    nor the scoundrel be highly respected.

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