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Proverbs 17:13-23

NIV 13 If a man pays back evil for good, evil will never leave his house. NIV 13 If a man pays back evil for good, evil will never leave his house. NIV 14 Starting a quarrel is like breaching a dam; so drop the matter before a dispute breaks out. NIV 14 Starting a quarrel is like breaching a dam; so drop the matter before a dispute breaks out. NIV 15 Acquitting the guilty and condemning the innocent-- the LORD detests them both. NIV 15 Acquitting the guilty and condemning the innocent-- the LORD detests them both. NIV 16 Of what use is money in the hand of a fool, since he has no desire to get wisdom? NIV 16 Of what use is money in the hand of a fool, since he has no desire to get wisdom? NIV 17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. NIV 17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. NIV 18 A man lacking in judgment strikes hands in pledge and puts up security for his neighbor. NIV 18 A man lacking in judgment strikes hands in pledge and puts up security for his neighbor. NIV 19 He who loves a quarrel loves sin; he who builds a high gate invites destruction. NIV 19 He who loves a quarrel loves sin; he who builds a high gate invites destruction. NIV 20 A man of perverse heart does not prosper; he whose tongue is deceitful falls into trouble. NIV 20 A man of perverse heart does not prosper; he whose tongue is deceitful falls into trouble. NIV 21 To have a fool for a son brings grief; there is no joy for the father of a fool. NIV 21 To have a fool for a son brings grief; there is no joy for the father of a fool. NIV 22 A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. NIV 22 A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. NIV 23 A wicked man accepts a bribe in secret to pervert the course of justice. NIV 23 A wicked man accepts a bribe in secret to pervert the course of justice.