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Proverbs 19

TNIV 1 Better the poor whose walk is blameless than a fool whose lips are perverse. NIV 1 Better a poor man whose walk is blameless than a fool whose lips are perverse. TNIV 2 Desire without knowledge is not good-- how much more will hasty feet miss the way! NIV 2 It is not good to have zeal without knowledge, nor to be hasty and miss the way. TNIV 3 One's own folly leads to ruin, yet the heart rages against the LORD. NIV 3 A man's own folly ruins his life, yet his heart rages against the LORD. TNIV 4 Wealth attracts many friends, but even the closest friends of the poor desert them. NIV 4 Wealth brings many friends, but a poor man's friend deserts him. TNIV 5 A false witness will not go unpunished, and whoever pours out lies will not go free. NIV 5 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who pours out lies will not go free. TNIV 6 Many curry favor with a ruler, and everyone is the friend of one who gives gifts. NIV 6 Many curry favor with a ruler, and everyone is the friend of a man who gives gifts. TNIV 7 The poor are shunned by all their relatives-- how much more do their friends avoid them! Though they pursue them with pleading, they are nowhere to be found. NIV 7 A poor man is shunned by all his relatives-- how much more do his friends avoid him! Though he pursues them with pleading, they are nowhere to be found. TNIV 8 Those who get wisdom love their own lives; those who cherish understanding will soon prosper. NIV 8 He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who cherishes understanding prospers. TNIV 9 A false witness will not go unpunished, and whoever pours out lies will perish. NIV 9 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who pours out lies will perish. TNIV 10 It is not fitting for a fool to live in luxury-- how much worse for a slave to rule over princes! NIV 10 It is not fitting for a fool to live in luxury-- how much worse for a slave to rule over princes! TNIV 11 A person's wisdom yields patience; it is to one's glory to overlook an offense. NIV 11 A man's wisdom gives him patience; it is to his glory to overlook an offense. TNIV 12 A king's rage is like the roar of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass. NIV 12 A king's rage is like the roar of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass. TNIV 13 A foolish child is a father's ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like the constant dripping of a leaky roof. NIV 13 A foolish son is his father's ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping. TNIV 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the LORD. NIV 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the LORD. TNIV 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless go hungry. NIV 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless man goes hungry. TNIV 16 Those who obey instructions preserve their lives, but those who are contemptuous of their ways will die. NIV 16 He who obeys instructions guards his life, but he who is contemptuous of his ways will die. TNIV 17 Those who are kind to the poor lend to the LORD, and he will reward them for what they have done. NIV 17 He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward him for what he has done. TNIV 18 Discipline your children, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to their death. NIV 18 Discipline your son, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death. TNIV 19 The hot-tempered must pay the penalty; rescue them, and you will have to do it again. NIV 19 A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty; if you rescue him, you will have to do it again. TNIV 20 Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. NIV 20 Listen to advice and accept instruction, and in the end you will be wise. TNIV 21 Many are the plans in a human heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails. NIV 21 Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails. TNIV 22 What a person desires is unfailing love; better to be poor than a liar. NIV 22 What a man desires is unfailing love; better to be poor than a liar. TNIV 23 The fear of the LORD leads to life; then one rests content, untouched by trouble. NIV 23 The fear of the LORD leads to life: Then one rests content, untouched by trouble. TNIV 24 Sluggards bury their hands in the dish and will not even bring them back to their mouths! NIV 24 The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he will not even bring it back to his mouth! TNIV 25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence; rebuke the discerning, and they will gain knowledge. NIV 25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence; rebuke a discerning man, and he will gain knowledge. TNIV 26 Whoever robs their father and drives out their mother is a child who brings shame and disgrace. NIV 26 He who robs his father and drives out his mother is a son who brings shame and disgrace. TNIV 27 Stop listening to instruction, my child, and you will stray from the words of knowledge. NIV 27 Stop listening to instruction, my son, and you will stray from the words of knowledge. TNIV 28 A corrupt witness mocks at justice, and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. NIV 28 A corrupt witness mocks at justice, and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. TNIV 29 Penalties are prepared for mockers, and beatings for the backs of fools. NIV 29 Penalties are prepared for mockers, and beatings for the backs of fools.