Do not reprove a scoffer, lest he hate thee, Reprove a wise man, and he will love thee.
Let a righteous man smite me - a lovingkindness, that he should correct me, an oil for the head which let not my head refuse! For, yet, even my prayer, shall be in their calamities.
Do not give what is holy unto dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before swine, - lest once they trample, them, down with their feet, and, turning, tear, you.
He that being often reproved stiffeneth his neck, suddenly shall be hurt, and there be no healing.
Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thy heart, - Thou shalt, faithfully reprove, thy neighbour, and not countenance him in sin:
But, Joshua son of Nun, and Caleb son of Jephunneh, of them who spied out the land, rent their clothes;
Then said Nathan unto David: Thou, art the man! Thus, saith Yahweh, God of Israel - I, anointed thee to be king over Israel, and, I, delivered thee out of the hand of Saul;
So they told the king, saying, Lo! Nathan the prophet! And, when he had come in before the king, he bowed himself down to the king with his face to the ground.
Then said King David - Call me Zadok the priest, and Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah son of Jehoiada. And they came in before the king.
And the king of Israel said unto Jehoshaphat, Besides, is a certain man, by whom we might seek Yahweh, but, I, hate him, for he is never moved to prophesy concerning me anything good, only evil, Micaiah, son of Imlah. And Jehoshaphat said, Let not the king say so.
Poverty and contempt, are for him that neglecteth correction, but, he that regardeth reproof, shall be honoured.
A scoffer, loveth not, one who reproveth him, unto the wise, doth he not go.
In the ears of a dullard, do not speak, for he will despise the good sense of thy words.
He that reproveth a man, shall, afterwards, find more, favour, than he that useth a flattering tongue.
Let them alone! they are, blind leaders; and, if the, blind, lead the, blind, both, into a ditch, will fall.
But, when Cephas came unto Antioch, to the face, even , him, I resisted, because he stood condemned;
For it is impossible - as to these who have been, once for all, illuminated, who have tasted also of the heavenly free-gift, and have been made, partners, in a Holy Spirit,
And account, our Lord's long suffering, to be salvation: - even as, our beloved brother Paul also, according to the wisdom given unto him, hath written unto you;