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Proverbs 12:18-28

NIV 18 Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. NIV 18 Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. NIV 19 Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue lasts only a moment. NIV 19 Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue lasts only a moment. NIV 20 There is deceit in the hearts of those who plot evil, but joy for those who promote peace. NIV 20 There is deceit in the hearts of those who plot evil, but joy for those who promote peace. NIV 21 No harm befalls the righteous, but the wicked have their fill of trouble. NIV 21 No harm befalls the righteous, but the wicked have their fill of trouble. NIV 22 The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in men who are truthful. NIV 22 The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in men who are truthful. NIV 23 A prudent man keeps his knowledge to himself, but the heart of fools blurts out folly. NIV 23 A prudent man keeps his knowledge to himself, but the heart of fools blurts out folly. NIV 24 Diligent hands will rule, but laziness ends in slave labor. NIV 24 Diligent hands will rule, but laziness ends in slave labor. NIV 25 An anxious heart weighs a man down, but a kind word cheers him up. NIV 25 An anxious heart weighs a man down, but a kind word cheers him up. NIV 26 A righteous man is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray. NIV 26 A righteous man is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray. NIV 27 The lazy man does not roast his game, but the diligent man prizes his possessions. NIV 27 The lazy man does not roast his game, but the diligent man prizes his possessions. NIV 28 In the way of righteousness there is life; along that path is immortality. NIV 28 In the way of righteousness there is life; along that path is immortality.