The king's favor is toward a wise servant: but his wrath is against him that causes shame.
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George Leo Haydock
Nothing. Literally, "useless "which often means bad. (Haydock)
A servant who does not discharge his duty is such. Hebrew, "he that causeth to blush "and has no economy. (Calmet)
Septuagint, "He removes shame by his good management. Anger destroys the prudent; but a mild "(Haydock)