“Have I not written for you thirty sayings
Of admonition and knowledge?
They are to show you
What is right and true.
Thus you may give a true answer
To those who sent you.”
These 30 sayings have a certain similarity or loose comparison with the Egyptian Instructions of Amenemope with its 30 chapters from around 1300-1075 BCE. They sayings are about admonitions and knowledge. They intend to show you what is right and true. That way, you can answer anyone who sent you. These sayings are more international in tone.