Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 13

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Proverbs 13

CSB 1 A wise son [hears his] father's instruction, but a mocker doesn't listen to rebuke. NIV 1 A wise son heeds his father's instruction, but a mocker does not listen to rebuke. CSB 2 From the words of his mouth, a man will enjoy good things, but treacherous people have an appetite for violence. NIV 2 From the fruit of his lips a man enjoys good things, but the unfaithful have a craving for violence. CSB 3 The one who guards his mouth protects his life; the one who opens his lips invites his own ruin. NIV 3 He who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin. CSB 4 The slacker craves, yet has nothing, but the diligent is fully satisfied. NIV 4 The sluggard craves and gets nothing, but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied. CSB 5 The righteous hate lying, but the wicked act disgustingly and disgracefully. NIV 5 The righteous hate what is false, but the wicked bring shame and disgrace. CSB 6 Righteousness guards people of integrity, but wickedness undermines the sinner. NIV 6 Righteousness guards the man of integrity, but wickedness overthrows the sinner. CSB 7 One man pretends to be rich but has nothing; another pretends to be poor but has great wealth. NIV 7 One man pretends to be rich, yet has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth. CSB 8 Riches are a ransom for a man's life, but a poor man hears no threat. NIV 8 A man's riches may ransom his life, but a poor man hears no threat. CSB 9 The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is extinguished. NIV 9 The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out. CSB 10 Arrogance leads to nothing but strife, but wisdom is gained by those who take advice. NIV 10 Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice. CSB 11 Wealth obtained by fraud will dwindle, but whoever earns it through labor will multiply it. NIV 11 Dishonest money dwindles away, but he who gathers money little by little makes it grow. CSB 12 Delayed hope makes the heart sick, but fulfilled desire is a tree of life. NIV 12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life. CSB 13 The one who has contempt for instruction will pay the penalty, but the one who respects a command will be rewarded. NIV 13 He who scorns instruction will pay for it, but he who respects a command is rewarded. CSB 14 A wise man's instruction is a fountain of life, turning people away from the snares of death. NIV 14 The teaching of the wise is a fountain of life, turning a man from the snares of death. CSB 15 Good sense wins favor, but the way of the treacherous never changes. NIV 15 Good understanding wins favor, but the way of the unfaithful is hard. CSB 16 Every sensible person acts knowledgeably, but a fool displays his stupidity. NIV 16 Every prudent man acts out of knowledge, but a fool exposes his folly. CSB 17 A wicked messenger falls into trouble, but a trustworthy courier [brings] healing. NIV 17 A wicked messenger falls into trouble, but a trustworthy envoy brings healing. CSB 18 Poverty and disgrace [come to] those who ignore instruction, but the one who accepts rebuke will be honored. NIV 18 He who ignores discipline comes to poverty and shame, but whoever heeds correction is honored. CSB 19 Desire fulfilled is sweet to the taste, but fools hate to turn from evil. NIV 19 A longing fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but fools detest turning from evil. CSB 20 The one who walks with the wise will become wise, but a companion of fools will suffer harm. NIV 20 He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm. CSB 21 Disaster pursues sinners, but good rewards the righteous. NIV 21 Misfortune pursues the sinner, but prosperity is the reward of the righteous. CSB 22 A good man leaves an inheritance to his grandchildren, but the sinner's wealth is stored up for the righteous. NIV 22 A good man leaves an inheritance for his children's children, but a sinner's wealth is stored up for the righteous. CSB 23 The field of the poor yields abundant food, but without justice, it is swept away. NIV 23 A poor man's field may produce abundant food, but injustice sweeps it away. CSB 24 The one who will not use the rod hates his son, but the one who loves him disciplines him diligently. NIV 24 He who spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is careful to discipline him. CSB 25 A righteous man eats until he is satisfied, but the stomach of the wicked is empty. NIV 25 The righteous eat to their hearts' content, but the stomach of the wicked goes hungry.