Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 29:20-27

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Proverbs 29:20-27

NLT 20 There is more hope for a fool than for someone who speaks without thinking. NIV 20 Do you see a man who speaks in haste? There is more hope for a fool than for him. NLT 21 A servant who is pampered from childhood will later become a rebel. NIV 21 If a man pampers his servant from youth, he will bring grief in the end. NLT 22 A hot-tempered person starts fights and gets into all kinds of sin. NIV 22 An angry man stirs up dissension, and a hot-tempered one commits many sins. NLT 23 Pride ends in humiliation, while humility brings honor. NIV 23 A man's pride brings him low, but a man of lowly spirit gains honor. NLT 24 If you assist a thief, you are only hurting yourself. You will be punished if you report the crime, but you will be cursed if you don't. NIV 24 The accomplice of a thief is his own enemy; he is put under oath and dare not testify. NLT 25 Fearing people is a dangerous trap, but to trust the LORD means safety. NIV 25 Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe. NLT 26 Many seek the ruler's favor, but justice comes from the LORD. NIV 26 Many seek an audience with a ruler, but it is from the LORD that man gets justice. NLT 27 The godly despise the wicked; the wicked despise the godly. NIV 27 The righteous detest the dishonest; the wicked detest the upright.