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Proverbs 10:22-32

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