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“‘Observe – everyone who quotes proverbs will quote this proverb about you: “Like mother, like daughter.”
Your maxims 1 are proverbs of ashes; 2 your defenses 3 are defenses of clay. 4
He has flung me into the mud, and I have come to resemble dust and ashes.
To whom can you compare and liken me? Tell me whom you think I resemble, so we can be compared!
but, despite their wealth, people do not last, 1 they are like animals 2 that perish. 3
Wealthy people do not understand; 1 they are like animals 2 that perish. 3
That is why those who speak in proverbs 1 say, “Come to Heshbon, let it be built. Let the city of Sihon be established! 2
All of them respond to you, saying: ‘You too have become weak like us! You have become just like us!
“Son of man, offer a riddle, 1 and tell a parable to the house of Israel.
By David. To you, O Lord, I cry out! My protector, 2 do not ignore me! 3 If you do not respond to me, 4 I will join 5 those who are descending into the grave. 6
Answer me quickly, Lord! My strength is fading. 1 Do not reject me, 2 or I will join 3 those descending into the grave. 4
“What do you mean by quoting this proverb concerning the land of Israel, “‘The fathers eat sour grapes And the children’s teeth become numb?’ 1
“As surely as I live, declares the sovereign Lord, 1 you will not quote this proverb in Israel anymore!
Then I said, “O sovereign Lord! They are saying of me, ‘Does he not simply speak in eloquent figures of speech?’”
Recite a proverb to this rebellious house 1 and say to them, ‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: “‘Set on the pot, 2 set it on, pour water in it too;
Therefore tell them, ‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: I hereby end this proverb; they will not recite it in Israel any longer.’ But say to them, ‘The days are at hand when every vision will be fulfilled. 1