Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 14:17-27

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Proverbs 14:17-27

NIV 17 A quick-tempered man does foolish things, and a crafty man is hated. NIV 17 A quick-tempered man does foolish things, and a crafty man is hated. NIV 18 The simple inherit folly, but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. NIV 18 The simple inherit folly, but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. NIV 19 Evil men will bow down in the presence of the good, and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. NIV 19 Evil men will bow down in the presence of the good, and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. NIV 20 The poor are shunned even by their neighbors, but the rich have many friends. NIV 20 The poor are shunned even by their neighbors, but the rich have many friends. NIV 21 He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who is kind to the needy. NIV 21 He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who is kind to the needy. NIV 22 Do not those who plot evil go astray? But those who plan what is good find love and faithfulness. NIV 22 Do not those who plot evil go astray? But those who plan what is good find love and faithfulness. NIV 23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty. NIV 23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty. NIV 24 The wealth of the wise is their crown, but the folly of fools yields folly. NIV 24 The wealth of the wise is their crown, but the folly of fools yields folly. NIV 25 A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is deceitful. NIV 25 A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is deceitful. NIV 26 He who fears the LORD has a secure fortress, and for his children it will be a refuge. NIV 26 He who fears the LORD has a secure fortress, and for his children it will be a refuge. NIV 27 The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, turning a man from the snares of death. NIV 27 The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, turning a man from the snares of death.