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Proverbs 11:1-10

NRS 1 A false balance is an abomination to the Lord, but an accurate weight is his delight. NIV 1 The LORD abhors dishonest scales, but accurate weights are his delight. NRS 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace; but wisdom is with the humble. NIV 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. NRS 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. NIV 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity. NRS 4 Riches do not 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. NRS 5 The righteousness of the blameless keeps their ways straight, but the wicked fall by their 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. NRS 6 The righteousness of the upright saves them, but the treacherous are taken captive by their schemes. NIV 6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the unfaithful are trapped by evil desires. NRS 7 When the wicked die, their hope perishes, and the expectation of the godless comes to nothing. NIV 7 When a wicked man dies, his hope perishes; all he expected from his power comes to nothing. NRS 8 The righteous are delivered from trouble, and the wicked get into it instead. NIV 8 The righteous man is rescued from trouble, and it comes on the wicked instead. NRS 9 With their mouths the godless would destroy their neighbors, but by knowledge the righteous are delivered. NIV 9 With his mouth the godless destroys his neighbor, but through knowledge the righteous escape. NRS 10 When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices; and when the wicked perish, there is jubilation. NIV 10 When the righteous prosper, the city rejoices; when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy.