|Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)
||New International Version (NIV)
1 Better to be poor and live one's life uprightly than engage in crooked speech, for such a one is a fool.
1 Better a poor man whose walk is blameless than a fool whose lips are perverse.
|Complete Jewish Bible Copyright 1998 by David H. Stern. Published by Jewish New Testament Publications, Inc. All rights reserved. Used by permission. (The Complete Jewish Bible Online)
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