Proverbs 10:1-7 DBY

1 The Proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father; but a foolish son is the grief of his mother.
2 Treasures of wickedness profit nothing; but righteousness delivereth from death.
3 Jehovah suffereth not the soul of the righteous [man] to famish; but he repelleth the craving of the wicked.
4 He cometh to want that dealeth with a slack hand; but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.
5 He that gathereth in summer is a wise son; he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
6 Blessings are upon the head of a righteous [man]; but the mouth of the wicked covereth violence. a

References for Proverbs 10:6

    • Ã 10:6 - Or 'but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.'
      7 The memory of the righteous [man] shall be blessed; b but the name of the wicked shall rot.

      References for Proverbs 10:7

        • Ä 10:7 - Lit. 'for a blessing.'