World English Bible
Proverbs, Chapter 11

   1: A false balance is an abomination to Yahweh, But accurate weights are his delight.
   2: When pride comes, then comes shame, But with humility comes wisdom.
   3: The integrity of the upright shall guide them, But the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.
   4: Riches don't profit in the day of wrath, But righteousness delivers from death.
   5: The righteousness of the blameless will direct his way, But the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
   6: The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them, But the unfaithful will be trapped by evil desires.
   7: When a wicked man dies, hope perishes, And expectation of power comes to nothing.
   8: The righteous is delivered out of trouble, And the wicked takes his place.
   9: With his mouth the godless man destroys his neighbor, But the righteous will be delivered through knowledge.
   10: When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. When the wicked perish, there is shouting.
   11: By the blessing of the upright, the city is exalted, But it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked.
   12: One who despises his neighbor is void of wisdom, But a man of understanding holds his peace.
   13: One who brings gossip betrays a confidence, But one who is of a trustworthy spirit is one who keeps a secret.
   14: Where there is no wise guidance, the nation falls, But in the multitude of counselors there is victory.
   15: He who is collateral for a stranger will suffer for it, But he who refuses pledges of collateral is secure.
   16: A gracious woman obtains honor, But violent men obtain riches.
   17: The merciful man does good to his own soul, But he who is cruel troubles his own flesh.
   18: The wicked earns deceitful wages, But he who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward.
   19: He who is truly righteous gets life. He who pursues evil gets death.
   20: Those who are perverse in heart are an abomination to Yahweh, But those whose ways are blameless are his delight.
   21: Most assuredly, the evil man will not be unpunished, But the seed of the righteous will be delivered.
   22: Like a gold ring in a pig's snout, Is a beautiful woman who lacks discretion.
   23: The desire of the righteous is only good. The expectation of the wicked is wrath.
   24: There is one who scatters, and increases yet more. There is one who withholds more than is appropriate, but gains poverty.
   25: The liberal soul shall be made fat. He who waters shall be watered also himself.
   26: He who withholds grain, the people will curse him, But blessing will be on the head of him who sells it.
   27: He who diligently seeks good seeks favor, But he who searches after evil, it shall come to him.
   28: He who trusts in his riches will fall, But the righteous shall flourish as the green leaf.
   29: He who troubles his own house shall inherit the wind. The foolish shall be servant to the wise of heart.
   30: The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life. He who is wise wins souls.
   31: Behold, the righteous shall be repaid in the earth; How much more the wicked and the sinner!

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