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 Proverbs 2:11 - 22; 3:31 - 32; 6:12 - 15; 10:6; 10:11 - 13; 10:18; 11:13; 12:15 - 18; 13:16; 16:27 - 30; 17:4; 17:9; 17:11; 17:19 - 20; 17:24; 18:1 - 2; 20:14; 21:29; 22:10; 22:8; 22:26
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   Book of Proverbs
   Chapter 2
2:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Discretion will protect you, and understanding will guard you.
 
2:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Wisdom will save you from the ways of wicked men, from men whose words are perverse,
 
2:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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who leave the straight paths to walk in dark ways,
 
2:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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who delight in doing wrong and rejoice in the perverseness of evil,
 
2:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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whose paths are crooked and who are devious in their ways.
 
2:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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It will save you also from the adulteress, from the wayward wife with her seductive words,
 
2:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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who has left the partner of her youth and ignored the covenant she made before God. F5
 
2:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For her house leads down to death and her paths to the spirits of the dead.
 
2:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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None who go to her return or attain the paths of life.
 
2:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Thus you will walk in the ways of good men and keep to the paths of the righteous.
 
2:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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For the upright will live in the land, and the blameless will remain in it;
 
2:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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but the wicked will be cut off from the land, and the unfaithful will be torn from it.
 
   Chapter 3
3:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Do not envy a violent man or choose any of his ways,
 
3:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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for the LORD detests a perverse man but takes the upright into his confidence.
 
   Chapter 6
6:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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A scoundrel and villain, who goes about with a corrupt mouth,
 
6:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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who winks with his eye, signals with his feet and motions with his fingers,
 
6:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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who plots evil with deceit in his heart - he always stirs up dissension.
 
6:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Therefore disaster will overtake him in an instant; he will suddenly be destroyed - without remedy.
 
   Chapter 10
10:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Blessings crown the head of the righteous, but violence overwhelms the mouth of the wicked. F21
 
10:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life, but violence overwhelms the mouth of the wicked.
 
10:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers over all wrongs.
 
10:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of him who lacks judgment.
 
10:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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He who conceals his hatred has lying lips, and whoever spreads slander is a fool.
 
   Chapter 11
11:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy man keeps a secret.
 
   Chapter 12
12:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The way of a fool seems right to him, but a wise man listens to advice.
 
12:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.
 
12:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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A truthful witness gives honest testimony, but a false witness tells lies.
 
12:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
 
   Chapter 13
13:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Every prudent man acts out of knowledge, but a fool exposes his folly.
 
   Chapter 16
16:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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A scoundrel plots evil, and his speech is like a scorching fire.
 
16:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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A perverse man stirs up dissension, and a gossip separates close friends.
 
16:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A violent man entices his neighbor and leads him down a path that is not good.
 
16:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
He who winks with his eye is plotting perversity; he who purses his lips is bent on evil.
 
   Chapter 17
17:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A wicked man listens to evil lips; a liar pays attention to a malicious tongue.
 
17:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.
 
17:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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An evil man is bent only on rebellion; a merciless official will be sent against him.
 
17:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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He who loves a quarrel loves sin; he who builds a high gate invites destruction.
 
17:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A man of perverse heart does not prosper; he whose tongue is deceitful falls into trouble.
 
17:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A discerning man keeps wisdom in view, but a fool's eyes wander to the ends of the earth.
 
   Chapter 18
18:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
An unfriendly man pursues selfish ends; he defies all sound judgment.
 
18:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A fool finds no pleasure in understanding but delights in airing his own opinions.
 
   Chapter 20
20:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"It's no good, it's no good!" says the buyer; then off he goes and boasts about his purchase.
 
   Chapter 21
21:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A wicked man puts up a bold front, but an upright man gives thought to his ways.
 
   Chapter 22
22:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Drive out the mocker, and out goes strife; quarrels and insults are ended.
 
22:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
He who sows wickedness reaps trouble, and the rod of his fury will be destroyed.
 
22:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Do not be a man who strikes hands in pledge or puts up security for debts;
 

FOOTNOTES:
F5 Or covenant of her God
F21 Or but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence; also in verse 11

 
 

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