Proverbs 11:1-7 DBY

1 A false balance is an abomination to Jehovah; but a just a weight is his delight.

References for Proverbs 11:1

    • Ò 11:1 - Or 'perfect:' lit. 'whole,' 'full.'
      2 [When] pride cometh, then cometh shame; but with the lowly b is wisdom.

      References for Proverbs 11:2

        • Ó 11:2 - Or 'modest:' see 'humbly,' Mic. 6.8.
          3 The integrity of the upright guideth them; but the crookedness of the unfaithful c destroyeth them.

          References for Proverbs 11:3

            • Ô 11:3 - Or 'treacherous,' as ver. 6: see ch. 2.22.
              4 Wealth profiteth not in the day of wrath; but righteousness delivereth from death.
              5 The righteousness of the perfect maketh plain his way; but the wicked falleth by his own wickedness.
              6 The righteousness of the upright delivereth them; but the treacherous are taken in their own craving.
              7 When a wicked man dieth, [his] expectation shall perish; and the hope of evil [men] perisheth.