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Proverbs 14:26-35

RSV 26 In the fear of the LORD one has strong confidence, and his children will have a refuge. NIV 26 He who fears the LORD has a secure fortress, and for his children it will be a refuge. RSV 27 The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, that one may avoid the snares of death. NIV 27 The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, turning a man from the snares of death. RSV 28 In a multitude of people is the glory of a king, but without people a prince is ruined. NIV 28 A large population is a king's glory, but without subjects a prince is ruined. RSV 29 He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly. NIV 29 A patient man has great understanding, but a quick-tempered man displays folly. RSV 30 A tranquil mind gives life to the flesh, but passion makes the bones rot. NIV 30 A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones. RSV 31 He who oppresses a poor man insults his Maker, but he who is kind to the needy honors him. NIV 31 He who oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker, but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. RSV 32 The wicked is overthrown through his evil-doing, but the righteous finds refuge through his integrity. NIV 32 When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down, but even in death the righteous have a refuge. RSV 33 Wisdom abides in the mind of a man of understanding, but it is not known in the heart of fools. NIV 33 Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning and even among fools she lets herself be known. RSV 34 Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people. NIV 34 Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people. RSV 35 A servant who deals wisely has the king's favor, but his wrath falls on one who acts shamefully. NIV 35 A king delights in a wise servant, but a shameful servant incurs his wrath.