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Proverbs 28:6-16

NIV 6 Better a poor man whose walk is blameless than a rich man whose ways are perverse. NIV 6 Better a poor man whose walk is blameless than a rich man whose ways are perverse. NIV 7 He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father. NIV 7 He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father. NIV 8 He who increases his wealth by exorbitant interest amasses it for another, who will be kind to the poor. NIV 8 He who increases his wealth by exorbitant interest amasses it for another, who will be kind to the poor. NIV 9 If anyone turns a deaf ear to the law, even his prayers are detestable. NIV 9 If anyone turns a deaf ear to the law, even his prayers are detestable. NIV 10 He who leads the upright along an evil path will fall into his own trap, but the blameless will receive a good inheritance. NIV 10 He who leads the upright along an evil path will fall into his own trap, but the blameless will receive a good inheritance. NIV 11 A rich man may be wise in his own eyes, but a poor man who has discernment sees through him. NIV 11 A rich man may be wise in his own eyes, but a poor man who has discernment sees through him. NIV 12 When the righteous triumph, there is great elation; but when the wicked rise to power, men go into hiding. NIV 12 When the righteous triumph, there is great elation; but when the wicked rise to power, men go into hiding. NIV 13 He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy. NIV 13 He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy. NIV 14 Blessed is the man who always fears the LORD, but he who hardens his heart falls into trouble. NIV 14 Blessed is the man who always fears the LORD, but he who hardens his heart falls into trouble. NIV 15 Like a roaring lion or a charging bear is a wicked man ruling over a helpless people. NIV 15 Like a roaring lion or a charging bear is a wicked man ruling over a helpless people. NIV 16 A tyrannical ruler lacks judgment, but he who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long life. NIV 16 A tyrannical ruler lacks judgment, but he who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long life.