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Proverbs 19:12-22

NIV 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. NIV 13 A foolish son is his father's ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping. NIV 13 A foolish son is his father's ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping. NIV 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. NIV 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless man goes hungry. NIV 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless man goes hungry. NIV 16 He who obeys instructions guards his life, but he who is contemptuous of his ways will die. NIV 16 He who obeys instructions guards his life, but he who is contemptuous of his ways will die. NIV 17 He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward him for what he has done. NIV 17 He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward him for what he has done. NIV 18 Discipline your son, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death. NIV 18 Discipline your son, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death. NIV 19 A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty; if you rescue him, 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. NIV 20 Listen to advice and accept instruction, and in the end you will be wise. NIV 20 Listen to advice and accept instruction, and in the end you will be wise. NIV 21 Many are the plans in a man's 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. NIV 22 What a man 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.