1 Timothy 4:12
Let no one despise your youth; instead, you should be an example to the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.
People don’t despise the thief if he steals
to satisfy himself when he is hungry.
One who eats must not look down on one who does not eat, and one who does not eat must not criticize one who does, because God has accepted him.
Whoever shows contempt for his neighbor lacks sense,
but a man with understanding keeps silent.
The one who despises his neighbor sins,
but whoever shows kindness to the poor will be happy.
who despises the one rejected by the Lord
but honors those who fear the Lord,
who keeps his word whatever the cost,
A man is praised for his insight,
but a twisted mind is despised.
“No one can be a slave of two masters, since either he will hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot be slaves of God and of money.
No household slave can be the slave of two masters, since either he will hate one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You can’t be slaves to both God and money.”
They open their mouths wide against me and say,
“Aha, aha! We saw it!”
Let those who say, “Aha, aha!”
retreat because of their shame.
Let those who say to me, “Aha, aha!”
be horrified because of their shame.
Deliver me from all my transgressions;
do not make me the taunt of fools.
for understanding a proverb or a parable,
the words of the wise, and their riddles.