Proverbs 28:18-28 NIV

18 He whose walk is blameless is kept safe,1 but he whose ways are perverse will suddenly fall.2

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19 He who works his land will have abundant food, but the one who chases fantasies will have his fill of poverty.3

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20 A faithful man will be richly blessed, but one eager to get rich will not go unpunished.4

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21 To show partiality5 is not good6-- yet a man will do wrong for a piece of bread.7

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22 A stingy man is eager to get rich and is unaware that poverty awaits him.8

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23 He who rebukes a man will in the end gain more favor than he who has a flattering tongue.9

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24 He who robs his father or mother10 and says, "It's not wrong"-- he is partner to him who destroys.11

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25 A greedy man stirs up dissension,12 but he who trusts in the LORD 13 will prosper.

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26 He who trusts in himself is a fool,14 but he who walks in wisdom is kept safe.15

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27 He who gives to the poor will lack nothing,16 but he who closes his eyes to them receives many curses.17

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28 When the wicked rise to power, people go into hiding;18 but when the wicked perish, the righteous thrive.

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