He that speaketh truth sheweth forth righteousness: but a false witness deceit.
There is that speaketh like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise is health.
The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment .
Deceit is in the heart of them that imagine evil: but to the counsellors of peace is joy.
There shall no evil happen to the just: but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.
Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly are his delight.
A prudent man concealeth knowledge: but the heart of fools proclaimeth foolishness.
The hand of the diligent shall bear rule : but the slothful shall be under tribute.
References for Proverbs 12:24
Heaviness in the heart of man maketh it stoop : but a good word maketh it glad .
The righteous is more excellent than his neighbour: but the way of the wicked seduceth them.
References for Proverbs 12:26
The slothful man roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man is precious.