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Proverbs 11

HNV 1 A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, But accurate weights are his delight. NIV 1 The LORD abhors dishonest scales, but accurate weights are his delight. HNV 2 When pride comes, then comes shame, But with humility comes wisdom. NIV 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. HNV 3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them, But the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them. NIV 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity. HNV 4 Riches don't profit in the day of wrath, But righteousness delivers from death. NIV 4 Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death. HNV 5 The righteousness of the blameless will direct his way, But the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness. NIV 5 The righteousness of the blameless makes a straight way for them, but the wicked are brought down by their own wickedness. HNV 6 The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them, But the unfaithful will be trapped by evil desires. NIV 6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the unfaithful are trapped by evil desires. HNV 7 When a wicked man dies, hope perishes, And expectation of power comes to nothing. NIV 7 When a wicked man dies, his hope perishes; all he expected from his power comes to nothing. HNV 8 The righteous is delivered out of trouble, And the wicked takes his place. NIV 8 The righteous man is rescued from trouble, and it comes on the wicked instead. HNV 9 With his mouth the godless man destroys his neighbor, But the righteous will be delivered through knowledge. NIV 9 With his mouth the godless destroys his neighbor, but through knowledge the righteous escape. HNV 10 When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. When the wicked perish, there is shouting. NIV 10 When the righteous prosper, the city rejoices; when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy. HNV 11 By the blessing of the upright, the city is exalted, But it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked. NIV 11 Through the blessing of the upright a city is exalted, but by the mouth of the wicked it is destroyed. HNV 12 One who despises his neighbor is void of wisdom, But a man of understanding holds his shalom. NIV 12 A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man of understanding holds his tongue. HNV 13 One who brings gossip betrays a confidence, But one who is of a trustworthy spirit is one who keeps a secret. NIV 13 A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy man keeps a secret. HNV 14 Where there is no wise guidance, the nation falls, But in the multitude of counselors there is victory. NIV 14 For lack of guidance a nation falls, but many advisers make victory sure. HNV 15 He who is collateral for a stranger will suffer for it, But he who refuses pledges of collateral is secure. NIV 15 He who puts up security for another will surely suffer, but whoever refuses to strike hands in pledge is safe. HNV 16 A gracious woman obtains honor, But violent men obtain riches. NIV 16 A kindhearted woman gains respect, but ruthless men gain only wealth. HNV 17 The merciful man does good to his own soul, But he who is cruel troubles his own flesh. NIV 17 A kind man benefits himself, but a cruel man brings trouble on himself. HNV 18 The wicked earns deceitful wages, But he who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward. NIV 18 The wicked man earns deceptive wages, but he who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward. HNV 19 He who is truly righteous gets life. He who pursues evil gets death. NIV 19 The truly righteous man attains life, but he who pursues evil goes to his death. HNV 20 Those who are perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD, But those whose ways are blameless are his delight. NIV 20 The LORD detests men of perverse heart but he delights in those whose ways are blameless. HNV 21 Most assuredly, the evil man will not be unpunished, But the seed of the righteous will be delivered. NIV 21 Be sure of this: The wicked will not go unpunished, but those who are righteous will go free. HNV 22 Like a gold ring in a pig's snout, Is a beautiful woman who lacks discretion. NIV 22 Like a gold ring in a pig's snout is a beautiful woman who shows no discretion. HNV 23 The desire of the righteous is only good. The expectation of the wicked is wrath. NIV 23 The desire of the righteous ends only in good, but the hope of the wicked only in wrath. HNV 24 There is one who scatters, and increases yet more. There is one who withholds more than is appropriate, but gains poverty. NIV 24 One man gives freely, yet gains even more; another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty. HNV 25 The liberal soul shall be made fat. He who waters shall be watered also himself. NIV 25 A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed. HNV 26 He who withholds grain, the people will curse him, But blessing will be on the head of him who sells it. NIV 26 People curse the man who hoards grain, but blessing crowns him who is willing to sell. HNV 27 He who diligently seeks good seeks favor, But he who searches after evil, it shall come to him. NIV 27 He who seeks good finds goodwill, but evil comes to him who searches for it. HNV 28 He who trusts in his riches will fall, But the righteous shall flourish as the green leaf. NIV 28 Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will thrive like a green leaf. HNV 29 He who troubles his own house shall inherit the wind. The foolish shall be servant to the wise of heart. NIV 29 He who brings trouble on his family will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise. HNV 30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life. He who is wise wins souls. NIV 30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he who wins souls is wise. HNV 31 Behold, the righteous shall be repaid in the eretz; How much more the wicked and the sinner! NIV 31 If the righteous receive their due on earth, how much more the ungodly and the sinner!