Proverbs 12:10-20 NIV

10 The righteous care for the needs of their animals, but the kindest acts of the wicked are cruel.

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11 Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.

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12 The wicked desire the stronghold of evildoers, but the root of the righteous endures.
13 Evildoers are trapped by their sinful talk, and so the innocent escape trouble.

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14 From the fruit of their lips people are filled with good things, and the work of their hands brings them reward.

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15 The way of fools seems right to them, but the wise listen to advice.

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16 Fools show their annoyance at once, but the prudent overlook an insult.

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17 An honest witness tells the truth, but a false witness tells lies.

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18 The words of the reckless pierce like swords, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.

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19 Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue lasts only a moment.
20 Deceit is in the hearts of those who plot evil, but those who promote peace have joy.

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