Proverbs 24:23-26 NIV

Further Sayings of the Wise

23 These also are sayings of the wise:1 To show partiality2 in judging is not good:3

References for Proverbs 24:23

24 Whoever says to the guilty, "You are innocent"4-- peoples will curse him and nations denounce him.

References for Proverbs 24:24

25 But it will go well with those who convict the guilty, and rich blessing will come upon them.
26 An honest answer is like a kiss on the lips.