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Proverbs 15:1-11

NIV 1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. NIV 1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. NIV 2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly. NIV 2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of the fool gushes folly. NIV 3 The eyes of the LORD are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. NIV 3 The eyes of the LORD are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good. NIV 4 The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit. NIV 4 The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit. NIV 5 A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence. NIV 5 A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence. NIV 6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble. NIV 6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble. NIV 7 The lips of the wise spread knowledge; not so the hearts of fools. NIV 7 The lips of the wise spread knowledge; not so the hearts of fools. NIV 8 The LORD detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him. NIV 8 The LORD detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him. NIV 9 The LORD detests the way of the wicked but he loves those who pursue righteousness. NIV 9 The LORD detests the way of the wicked but he loves those who pursue righteousness. NIV 10 Stern discipline awaits him who leaves the path; he who hates correction will die. NIV 10 Stern discipline awaits him who leaves the path; he who hates correction will die. NIV 11 Death and Destruction lie open before the LORD -- how much more the hearts of men! NIV 11 Death and Destruction lie open before the LORD -- how much more the hearts of men!