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Proverbs 11:12-22

NIV 12 A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man of understanding holds his tongue. NIV 12 A man who lacks judgment derides his neighbor, but a man of understanding holds his tongue. NIV 13 A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy man keeps a secret. NIV 13 A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy man keeps a secret. NIV 14 For lack of guidance a nation falls, but many advisers make victory sure. NIV 14 For lack of guidance a nation falls, but many advisers make victory sure. NIV 15 He who puts up security for another will surely suffer, but whoever refuses to strike hands in pledge is safe. NIV 15 He who puts up security for another will surely suffer, but whoever refuses to strike hands in pledge is safe. NIV 16 A kindhearted woman gains respect, but ruthless men gain only wealth. NIV 16 A kindhearted woman gains respect, but ruthless men gain only wealth. NIV 17 A kind man benefits himself, but a cruel man brings trouble on himself. NIV 17 A kind man benefits himself, but a cruel man brings trouble on himself. NIV 18 The wicked man earns deceptive 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. NIV 19 The truly righteous man attains life, but he who pursues evil goes to his death. NIV 19 The truly righteous man attains life, but he who pursues evil goes to his death. NIV 20 The LORD detests men of perverse heart but he delights in those whose ways are blameless. NIV 20 The LORD detests men of perverse heart but he delights in those whose ways are blameless. NIV 21 Be sure of this: The wicked will not go unpunished, but those who are righteous will go free. NIV 21 Be sure of this: The wicked will not go unpunished, but those who are righteous will go free. NIV 22 Like a gold ring in a pig's snout is a beautiful woman who shows no discretion. NIV 22 Like a gold ring in a pig's snout is a beautiful woman who shows no discretion.