Proverbs 4:27 (NKJV) — 27 Do not turn to the right or the left; Remove your foot from evil.
Follow the map. We are to follow the words of wisdom exactly, without improvising or looking for a shortcut. Holy Scripture is a divine, infallible, inerrant road map. It charts the precise course to life, spiritual health, joy, and heaven. Those who follow it will never be lost. Those who ignore it will never be saved.