Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 19:6-7

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Proverbs 19:6-7

TMBA 6 Many will entreat the favor of the prince, and every man is a friend to him that giveth gifts. NIV 6 Many curry favor with a ruler, and everyone is the friend of a man who gives gifts. TMBA 7 All the brethren of the poor hate him--how much more do his friends go far from him! He pursueth them with words, yet they are not forthcoming to him. 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.