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And [Solomon] spoke further to the Queen, saying: What is the use of us, the children of men, if we do not exercise kindness and love upon earth?
The word of the Lord cutteth like a straight, sharp sword, and in like manner the Scriptures cut from men's hearts the danger caused by deceitful fables and imaginings.
Then all the saints who were gathered together said: "In all truth the King of Ethiopia is more exalted and more honorable than any other king upon the earth, because of the glory and the greatness of the heavenly Zion. "
He who heaps up gold and silver does so to no profit without wisdom, but he who heaps up wisdom no man can snatch it from his heart.
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The Kebra Nagast, is a 14th-century account written in Ge'ez, an ancient South Semitic language that originated in Eritrea and the northern regions of Ethiopia.
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