Proverbs 10:1-6 NIV

1 The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.

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2 Ill-gotten treasures have no lasting value, but righteousness delivers from death.

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3 The LORD does not let the righteous go hungry, but he thwarts the craving of the wicked.

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4 Lazy hands make for poverty, but diligent hands bring wealth.

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5 He who gathers crops in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son.

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6 Blessings crown the head of the righteous, but violence overwhelms the mouth of the wicked.a

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    • v 10:6 - Or "righteous, / but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence"