Proverbs 19:11-21 NIV

11 A man's wisdom gives him patience;1 it is to his glory to overlook an offense.

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12 A king's rage is like the roar of a lion,2 but his favor is like dew3 on the grass.4

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13 A foolish son is his father's ruin,5 and a quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping.6

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14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents,7 but a prudent wife is from the LORD.8

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15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless man goes hungry.9

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16 He who obeys instructions guards his life, but he who is contemptuous of his ways will die.10

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17 He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD,11 and he will reward him for what he has done.12

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18 Discipline your son, for in that there is hope; do not be a willing party to his death.13

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19 A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty; if you rescue him, you will have to do it again.
20 Listen to advice and accept instruction,14 and in the end you will be wise.15

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21 Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails.16

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