1 The LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.
2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
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3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity.
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4 Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.
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5 The righteousness of the blameless makes their paths straight, but the wicked are brought down by their own wickedness.
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6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the unfaithful are trapped by evil desires.
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7 Hopes placed in mortals die with them; all the promise ofa their power comes to nothing.
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    • x 11:7 - Two Hebrew manuscripts; most Hebrew manuscripts, Vulgate, Syriac and Targum "When the wicked die, their hope perishes;" / "all they expected from"
      8 The righteous person is rescued from trouble, and it falls on the wicked instead.
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      9 With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.
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