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Proverbs 21:1-10

NIV 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD; he directs it like a watercourse wherever he pleases. NIV 1 The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD; he directs it like a watercourse wherever he pleases. NIV 2 All a man's ways seem right to him, but the LORD weighs the heart. NIV 2 All a man's ways seem right to him, but the LORD weighs the heart. NIV 3 To do what is right and just is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. NIV 3 To do what is right and just is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. NIV 4 Haughty eyes and a proud heart, the lamp of the wicked, are sin! NIV 4 Haughty eyes and a proud heart, the lamp of the wicked, are sin! NIV 5 The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty. NIV 5 The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty. NIV 6 A fortune made by a lying tongue is a fleeting vapor and a deadly snare. NIV 6 A fortune made by a lying tongue is a fleeting vapor and a deadly snare. NIV 7 The violence of the wicked will drag them away, for they refuse to do what is right. NIV 7 The violence of the wicked will drag them away, for they refuse to do what is right. NIV 8 The way of the guilty is devious, but the conduct of the innocent is upright. NIV 8 The way of the guilty is devious, but the conduct of the innocent is upright. NIV 9 Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife. NIV 9 Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife. NIV 10 The wicked man craves evil; his neighbor gets no mercy from him. NIV 10 The wicked man craves evil; his neighbor gets no mercy from him.