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Proverbs 10:22-32 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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22 The blessing of the LORD makes rich, and he adds no sorrow with it. 22 The blessing of the LORD brings wealth, and he adds no trouble to it.
23 It is like sport to a fool to do wrong, but wise conduct is pleasure to a man of understanding. 23 A fool finds pleasure in evil conduct, but a man of understanding delights in wisdom.
24 What the wicked dreads will come upon him, but the desire of the righteous will be granted. 24 What the wicked dreads will overtake him; what the righteous desire will be granted.
25 When the tempest passes, the wicked is no more, but the righteous is established for ever. 25 When the storm has swept by, the wicked are gone, but the righteous stand firm forever.
26 Like vinegar to the teeth, and smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to those who send him. 26 As vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes, so is a sluggard to those who send him.
27 The fear of the LORD prolongs life, but the years of the wicked will be short. 27 The fear of the LORD adds length to life, but the years of the wicked are cut short.
28 The hope of the righteous ends in gladness, but the expectation of the wicked comes to nought. 28 The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hopes of the wicked come to nothing.
29 The LORD is a stronghold to him whose way is upright, but destruction to evildoers. 29 The way of the LORD is a refuge for the righteous, but it is the ruin of those who do evil.
30 The righteous will never be removed, but the wicked will not dwell in the land. 30 The righteous will never be uprooted, but the wicked will not remain in the land.
31 The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom, but the perverse tongue will be cut off. 31 The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom, but a perverse tongue will be cut out.
32 The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable, but the mouth of the wicked, what is perverse. 32 The lips of the righteous know what is fitting, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.