Proverbs 12:13-23 ESV

13 An evil man is ensnared 1by the transgression of his lips, 2but the righteous escapes from trouble.

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14 From the fruit of his mouth 3a man is satisfied with good, 4and the work of a man's hand comes back to him.

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15 5The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but a wise man listens to advice.

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16 6The vexation of a fool is known at once, but the prudent ignores an insult.

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17 7Whoever speaksa the truth gives honest evidence, but 8a false witness utters deceit.

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    • Ž 12:17 - Hebrew breathes out
      18 9There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings 10healing.

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      19 Truthful lips endure forever, but 11a lying tongue is but for a moment.

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      20 Deceit is in the heart of 12those who devise evil, but those who plan peace have joy.

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      21 13No ill befalls the righteous, but the wicked are filled with trouble.

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      22 14Lying lips are 15an abomination to the LORD, 16but those who act faithfully are his delight.

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      23 17A prudent man conceals knowledge, 18but the heart of fools proclaims folly.

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