Bible VersionsNIVProverbs 11:9; Proverbs 11:13
Proverbs 11:9; Proverbs 11:13 (New International Version)
With his mouth the godless destroys his neighbor, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy man keeps a secret.
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