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 Proverbs 21
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The NAS Strong's Version
   Book of Proverbs
   Chapter 21
21:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The king's heart is like channels of water in the hand of the LORD; He turns it wherever * * He wishes.
 
21:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Every man's way is right in his own eyes, But the LORD weighs the hearts.
 
21:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To do righteousness and justice Is desired by the LORD more than sacrifice.
 
21:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Haughty eyes and a proud heart, The lamp of the wicked, is sin.
 
21:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The plans of the diligent lead surely to advantage, But everyone who is hasty comes surely to poverty.
 
21:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The acquisition of treasures by a lying tongue Is a fleeting vapor, the pursuit of death.
 
21:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The violence of the wicked will drag them away, Because they refuse to act with justice.
 
21:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The way of a guilty man is crooked, But as for the pure, his conduct is upright.
 
21:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
It is better to live in a corner of a roof Than in a house shared with a contentious woman.
 
21:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The soul of the wicked desires evil; His neighbor finds no favor in his eyes.
 
21:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When the scoffer is punished, the naive becomes wise; But when the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.
 
21:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The righteous one considers the house of the wicked, Turning the wicked to ruin.
 
21:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He who shuts his ear to the cry of the poor Will also cry himself and not be answered.
 
21:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
A gift in secret subdues anger, And a bribe in the bosom, strong wrath.
 
21:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The exercise of justice is joy for the righteous, But is terror to the workers of iniquity.
 
21:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
A man who wanders from the way of understanding Will rest in the assembly of the dead.
 
21:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He who loves pleasure will become a poor man; He who loves wine and oil will not become rich.
 
21:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The wicked is a ransom for the righteous, And the treacherous is in the place of the upright.
 
21:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
It is better to live in a desert land Than with a contentious and vexing woman.
 
21:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
There is precious treasure and oil in the dwelling of the wise, But a foolish man swallows it up.
 
21:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He who pursues righteousness and loyalty Finds life, righteousness and honor.
 
21:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
A wise man scales the city of the mighty And brings down the stronghold in which they trust.
 
21:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He who guards his mouth and his tongue, Guards his soul from troubles.
 
21:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Proud," "Haughty," "Scoffer," are his names, Who acts with insolent pride.
 
21:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The desire of the sluggard puts him to death, For his hands refuse to work;
 
21:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
All day long he is craving, While the righteous gives and does not hold back.
 
21:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination, How much * more * when he brings it with evil intent!
 
21:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
A false witness will perish, But the man who listens to the truth will speak forever.
 
21:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
A wicked man displays a bold face, But as for the upright, he makes his way sure.
 
21:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.
 
21:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The horse is prepared for the day of battle, But victory belongs to the LORD.
 
 

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