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Proverbs 18:2-12

NIV 2 A fool finds no pleasure in understanding but delights in airing his own opinions. NIV 2 A fool finds no pleasure in understanding but delights in airing his own opinions. NIV 3 When wickedness comes, so does contempt, and with shame comes disgrace. NIV 3 When wickedness comes, so does contempt, and with shame comes disgrace. NIV 4 The words of a man's mouth are deep waters, but the fountain of wisdom is a bubbling brook. NIV 4 The words of a man's mouth are deep waters, but the fountain of wisdom is a bubbling brook. NIV 5 It is not good to be partial to the wicked or to deprive the innocent of justice. NIV 5 It is not good to be partial to the wicked or to deprive the innocent of justice. NIV 6 A fool's lips bring him strife, and his mouth invites a beating. NIV 6 A fool's lips bring him strife, and his mouth invites a beating. NIV 7 A fool's mouth is his undoing, and his lips are a snare to his soul. NIV 7 A fool's mouth is his undoing, and his lips are a snare to his soul. NIV 8 The words of a gossip are like choice morsels; they go down to a man's inmost parts. NIV 8 The words of a gossip are like choice morsels; they go down to a man's inmost parts. NIV 9 One who is slack in his work is brother to one who destroys. NIV 9 One who is slack in his work is brother to one who destroys. NIV 10 The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe. NIV 10 The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe. NIV 11 The wealth of the rich is their fortified city; they imagine it an unscalable wall. NIV 11 The wealth of the rich is their fortified city; they imagine it an unscalable wall. NIV 12 Before his downfall a man's heart is proud, but humility comes before honor. NIV 12 Before his downfall a man's heart is proud, but humility comes before honor.