Proverbs 11:1-7 CSB

1 Dishonest scales are detestable to the Lord,a but an accurate weight is His delight.b

References for Proverbs 11:1

    • a 11:1 - Pr 20:23; Mc 6:10-11
    • b 11:1 - Pr 16:11; Lv 19:36; Ezk 45:10
      2 When pride comes, disgrace follows, but with humility comes wisdom.c

      References for Proverbs 11:2

        • c 11:2 - Pr 15:33; 18:12; 22:4; 29:23
          3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the perversity of the treacherous destroys them.d

          References for Proverbs 11:3

            • d 11:3 - Pr 11:17-19
              4 Wealth is not profitable on a day of wrath, but righteousness rescues from death.e

              References for Proverbs 11:4

                • e 11:4 - Pr 10:2; 11:28; 12:28
                  5 The righteousness of the blameless clears his path, but the wicked person will fall because of his wickedness.
                  6 The righteousness of the upright rescues them, but the treacherous are trapped by their own desires.f

                  References for Proverbs 11:6

                      7 When the wicked dies, his expectation comes to nothing, and hope placed in wealthg h vanishes.i

                      References for Proverbs 11:7

                        • g 11:7 - LXX reads hope of the ungodly
                        • h 11:7 - Or strength
                        • i 11:7 - Pr 10:28; 24:14; Jb 8:13