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And the king lamented over Abner, and said, Died Abner as a fool dieth?

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As a fool dieth

2 Samuel 13:12
And she answered him, No, my brother, do not force me, for no such thing ought to be done in Israel. Do not do thou this folly.
Proverbs 18:7
A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.
Ecclesiastes 2:15
Then said I in my heart, As it happens to the fool, so it will happen even to me, and why then was I more wise? Then said I in my heart that this also is vanity.
Jeremiah 17:11
As the partridge that sits on [eggs] which she has not laid, so is he who gets riches, and not by right. In the midst of his days they shall leave him, and at his end he shall be a fool.
Luke 12:19
And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou have many goods laid up for many years. Take thine ease, eat, drink, be merry.

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Ezekiel 32:16
This is the lamentation with which they shall lament. The daughters of the nations shall lament with that over Egypt, and over all her multitude. They shall lament with that, says lord LORD.