Proverbs 14:28-35 NIV

28 A large population is a king’s glory, but without subjects a prince is ruined.

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29 Whoever is patient has great understanding, but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.

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30 A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones.

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31 Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker, but whoever is kind to the needy honors God.

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32 When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down, but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God.

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33 Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning and even among fools she lets herself be known.a

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    • } 14:33 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Syriac "discerning / but in the heart of fools she is not known"
      34 Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin condemns any people.

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      35 A king delights in a wise servant, but a shameful servant arouses his fury.

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