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Proverbs 8:6-16

NIV 6 Listen, for I have worthy things to say; I open my lips to speak what is right. NIV 6 Listen, for I have worthy things to say; I open my lips to speak what is right. NIV 7 My mouth speaks what is true, for my lips detest wickedness. NIV 7 My mouth speaks what is true, for my lips detest wickedness. NIV 8 All the words of my mouth are just; none of them is crooked or perverse. NIV 8 All the words of my mouth are just; none of them is crooked or perverse. NIV 9 To the discerning all of them are right; they are faultless to those who have knowledge. NIV 9 To the discerning all of them are right; they are faultless to those who have knowledge. NIV 10 Choose my instruction instead of silver, knowledge rather than choice gold, NIV 10 Choose my instruction instead of silver, knowledge rather than choice gold, NIV 11 for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her. NIV 11 for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her. NIV 12 "I, wisdom, dwell together with prudence; I possess knowledge and discretion. NIV 12 "I, wisdom, dwell together with prudence; I possess knowledge and discretion. NIV 13 To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech. NIV 13 To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech. NIV 14 Counsel and sound judgment are mine; I have understanding and power. NIV 14 Counsel and sound judgment are mine; I have understanding and power. NIV 15 By me kings reign and rulers make laws that are just; NIV 15 By me kings reign and rulers make laws that are just; NIV 16 by me princes govern, and all nobles who rule on earth. NIV 16 by me princes govern, and all nobles who rule on earth.