1 G191 Hear, G3816 O children, G3809 the instruction G3962 of a father, G2532 and G4337 take heed G1097 to know G1771 insight!
2 G1435 [5gift G1063 1For G18 4a good G1433 2I present G1473 3to you]; G3588 G1699 [3my G3056 4word G3361 1you should not G1459 2abandon].
3 G5207 [4a son G1063 1For G1096 2I was G2504 3also G3962 6to a father G5255 5subject], G2532 and G25 being loved G1722 in G4383 the presence G3384 of a mother;
4 G3739 the ones who G3004 spoke G2532 and G1321 taught G1473 me, saying, G2043 Establish G3588 G2251 our G3056 word G1519 in G4674 your G2588 heart! G5442 Keep G1785 the commandments! G3361 Do not forget! G1950
5 G2932 Acquire G4678 wisdom! G2932 Acquire G4907 understanding! G3361 You should not forget, G1950 G3366 nor G3917.2 should you ignore G4488.1 the saying G1699 of my G4750 mouth; G3366 nor G1578 should you turn aside G575 from G4487 the words G4750 of my mouth. G1473
6 G3361 You should not abandon G1459 G1473 it, G2532 for G472 it shall hold to G1473 you. G2037.1 Love it passionately! G1473 G2532 and G5083 it will keep G1473 you.
7 G746 [2 is the beginning G4678 1Wisdom], G2932 acquire G4678 wisdom! G2532 And G1722 in G3956 all G2934.3 of your possessing G1473 G2932 acquire G4907 understanding!
8 G4065.2 Surround her with a rampart! G1473 G2532 and G5312 she shall exalt G1473 you. G5091 Esteem G1473 her! G2443 that G1473 she should keep you; G4033.2
9 G2443 that G1325 she should give G3588 [3 to G4674 4your G2776 5head G4735 1a crown G5484 2of favors], G4735 [4with a crown G1161 1and G5172 5of luxury G5231.3 2should shield G1473 3you].
10 G191 Hear, G5207 O son, G2532 and G1209 receive G1699 my G3056 words! G2532 and G4129 [3will be multiplied G1473 4to you G2094 1years G2222 2of your life], G1473 G2443 that G1473 to you G1096 there should be G4183 many G3598 ways G979 of life.
11 G3598 For the ways G1063 G4678 of wisdom G1321 I teach G1473 you; G1688 [2I put 4on board G1161 1and G1473 3you G5163 6tracks G3717 5straight].
12 G1437 For when G1063 G4198 you should go G3756 [3will not G4788 4be hemmed in G1473 1your G3588 G1226.1 2footsteps]; G1437 and when G1161 G5143 you should run, G3756 you shall not G2872 tire.
13 G1949 Take hold G1699 of my G3809 instruction! G3361 you should not G863 let go; G235 but G5442 keep G1473 it G4572 to yourself, G1519 for G2222 your life! G1473
14 G3598 [3ways G765 2by impious G3361 1You should not come], G1904 G3366 nor G2206 be jealous G3598 of the ways G3892.1 of lawbreakers.
15 G1722 In G3739 what G302 ever G5117 place G4759.2 they should encamp, G3361 you should not G1904 come G1563 there. G1578 Turn aside G575 from G1473 them G2532 and G3883.2 alter course!
16 G3756 [3not G1063 1For G3361 2they shall] G5258.1 sleep, G1437 unless G3361 G2554 they should have done evil. G851 [2is removed G5258 1Sleep] G575 from G1473 them, G2532 and G3756 they do not G2837 go to bed.
17 G3592 For thus G1063 G4618.1 they feed well G4621 on grain G763 of impiety; G3631 and by wine G1161 G3892.1 of a lawbreaker G3182 they are intoxicated.
18 G3588 But the G1161 G3598 ways G3588 of the G1342 just G3668 are likened G5457 to light -- G2989 they radiate. G4313 They go before G2532 and G5461 give light G2193 until G302 whenever G2734.2 [3should set up G3588 1the G2250 2day].
19 G3588 But the G1161 G3598 ways G3588 of the G765 impious G4652 are dark; G3756 they do not G1492 know G4459 how G4350 they stumble.
20 G5207 O son, G1699 [2to my G4488.1 3saying G4337 1take heed], G3588 G1161 and G1699 to my G3056 words G3846 set aside G4674 your G3775 ear!
21 G3704 so that G3361 [2should not G1587 3fail G1473 4you G3588 G4077 1your springs]. G1473 G5442 Keep G1473 them G1722 in G1473 your G2588 heart!
22 G2222 [3life G1063 1for G1510.2.3 2 they are] G3956 to all G3588 the ones G2147 finding G1473 them, G2532 and G3956 [2to all G4561 3flesh G2392 1 healing].
23 G3956 With all G5438 guard, G5083 give heed to G4674 your G2588 heart! G1537 for from out of G1063 G3778 these things G1841 are the issues G2222 of life.
24 G4014 Remove G4572 yourself from G4646 a crooked G4750 mouth, G2532 and G94 [2unjust G5491 3lips G3112 4far G575 5from G1473 6you G683 1thrust away]!
25 G3588 G3788 [2your eyes G1473 G3717 4straight G991 1Let 3see], G3588 G1161 and G991.1 your eyelids G1473 G3506 nod assent G1342 to the just!
26 G3717 [2straight G5163 3tracks G4160 1Make] G4674 for your G4228 feet, G2532 and G3588 G3598 [2your ways G1473 G2720 1straighten out]!
27 G3361 You should not turn aside G1578 G1519 unto G3588 the G1188 right G3366 nor G1519 unto G3588 the G710 left; G654 but turn G1161 G4674 your G4228 foot G575 from G3598 [2way G2556 1an evil]! G3598 For the ways, G1063 G3588 the ones G1537 of G1188 the right, G1492 [2knows G3588 G2316 1God]; G1294 but the ones perverting G1161 G1510.2.6 are G3588 G1537 of G710 the left; G1473 but he G1161 G3717 [3straight G4160 1makes G3588 G5163 2your tracks], G1473 G3588 G1161 and G4197 [2your goings G1473 G1722 3in G1515 4peace G4254 1he shall lead before].