Proverbs 12:4-14 NIV

4 A wife of noble character1 is her husband's crown, but a disgraceful wife is like decay in his bones.2

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5 The plans of the righteous are just, but the advice of the wicked is deceitful.
6 The words of the wicked lie in wait for blood, but the speech of the upright rescues them.3

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7 Wicked men are overthrown and are no more,4 but the house of the righteous stands firm.5

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8 A man is praised according to his wisdom, but men with warped6 minds are despised.

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9 Better to be a nobody and yet have a servant than pretend to be somebody and have no food.
10 A righteous man cares for the needs of his animal,7 but the kindest acts of the wicked are cruel.

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11 He who works his land will have abundant food, but he who chases fantasies lacks judgment.8

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12 The wicked desire the plunder of evil men, but the root of the righteous flourishes.
13 An evil man is trapped by his sinful talk,9 but a righteous man escapes trouble.10

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14 From the fruit of his lips a man is filled with good things11 as surely as the work of his hands rewards him.12

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