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Proverbs 29:6-16

NIV 6 An evil man is snared by his own sin, but a righteous one can sing and be glad. NIV 6 An evil man is snared by his own sin, but a righteous one can sing and be glad. NIV 7 The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern. NIV 7 The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern. NIV 8 Mockers stir up a city, but wise men turn away anger. NIV 8 Mockers stir up a city, but wise men turn away anger. NIV 9 If a wise man goes to court with a fool, the fool rages and scoffs, and there is no peace. NIV 9 If a wise man goes to court with a fool, the fool rages and scoffs, and there is no peace. NIV 10 Bloodthirsty men hate a man of integrity and seek to kill the upright. NIV 10 Bloodthirsty men hate a man of integrity and seek to kill the upright. NIV 11 A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. NIV 11 A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. NIV 12 If a ruler listens to lies, all his officials become wicked. NIV 12 If a ruler listens to lies, all his officials become wicked. NIV 13 The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both. NIV 13 The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both. NIV 14 If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will always be secure. NIV 14 If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will always be secure. NIV 15 The rod of correction imparts wisdom, but a child left to himself disgraces his mother. NIV 15 The rod of correction imparts wisdom, but a child left to himself disgraces his mother. NIV 16 When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall. NIV 16 When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall.