The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
children are their fathers.
PRO 17:7 Excellent speech becometh not a fool: much less do lying lips
PRO 17:8 A gift is as a precious stone in the eyes of him that hath it:
whithersoever it turneth, it prospereth.
PRO 17:9 He that covereth a transgression seeketh love; but he that
repeateth a matter separateth very friends.
PRO 17:10 A reproof entereth more into a wise man than an hundred
stripes into a fool.
PRO 17:11 An evil man seeketh only rebellion: therefore a cruel
messenger shall be sent against him.
King James Bible