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Proverbs 10:13-23

RSV 13 On the lips of him who has understanding wisdom is found, but a rod is for the back of him who lacks sense. NIV 13 Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning, but a rod is for the back of him who lacks judgment. RSV 14 Wise men lay up knowledge, but the babbling of a fool brings ruin near. NIV 14 Wise men store up knowledge, but the mouth of a fool invites ruin. RSV 15 A rich man's wealth is his strong city; the poverty of the poor is their ruin. NIV 15 The wealth of the rich is their fortified city, but poverty is the ruin of the poor. RSV 16 The wage of the righteous leads to life, the gain of the wicked to sin. NIV 16 The wages of the righteous bring them life, but the income of the wicked brings them punishment. RSV 17 He who heeds instruction is on the path to life, but he who rejects reproof goes astray. NIV 17 He who heeds discipline shows the way to life, but whoever ignores correction leads others astray. RSV 18 He who conceals hatred has lying lips, and he who utters slander is a fool. NIV 18 He who conceals his hatred has lying lips, and whoever spreads slander is a fool. RSV 19 When words are many, transgression is not lacking, but he who restrains his lips is prudent. NIV 19 When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise. RSV 20 The tongue of the righteous is choice silver; the mind of the wicked is of little worth. NIV 20 The tongue of the righteous is choice silver, but the heart of the wicked is of little value. RSV 21 The lips of the righteous feed many, but fools die for lack of sense. NIV 21 The lips of the righteous nourish many, but fools die for lack of judgment. RSV 22 The blessing of the LORD makes rich, and he adds no sorrow with it. NIV 22 The blessing of the LORD brings wealth, and he adds no trouble to it. RSV 23 It is like sport to a fool to do wrong, but wise conduct is pleasure to a man of understanding. NIV 23 A fool finds pleasure in evil conduct, but a man of understanding delights in wisdom.