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Proverbs 19:1-9

NIV 1 Better a poor man 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. NIV 2 It is not good to have zeal without knowledge, nor to be hasty and miss the way. NIV 2 It is not good to have zeal without knowledge, nor to be hasty and miss the way. NIV 3 A man's own folly ruins his life, yet his heart rages against the LORD. NIV 3 A man's own folly ruins his life, yet his heart rages against the LORD. NIV 4 Wealth brings many friends, but a poor man's friend deserts him. NIV 4 Wealth brings many friends, but a poor man's friend deserts him. NIV 5 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who 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. NIV 6 Many curry favor with a ruler, and everyone is the friend of a man who gives gifts. NIV 6 Many curry favor with a ruler, and everyone is the friend of a man who gives gifts. 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. 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. NIV 8 He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who cherishes understanding prospers. NIV 8 He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who cherishes understanding prospers. NIV 9 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who pours out lies will perish. NIV 9 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who pours out lies will perish.