Proverbs 14:30-35 GNT

30 Peace of mind makes the body healthy, but jealousy is like a cancer.
31 If you oppress poor people, you insult the God who made them; but kindness shown to the poor is an act of worship.
32 Wicked people bring about their own downfall by their evil deeds, but good people are protected by their integrity. a

References for Proverbs 14:32

    • y 14:32 - [Some ancient translations] integrity; [Hebrew] death.
      33 Wisdom is in every thought of intelligent people; fools know nothing b about wisdom.

      References for Proverbs 14:33

        • z 14:33 - [One ancient translation] nothing; [Hebrew does not have this word.]
          34 Righteousness makes a nation great; sin is a disgrace to any nation.
          35 Kings are pleased with competent officials, but they punish those who fail them.