Proverbs 28:18-28 NIV

18 The one whose walk is blameless is kept safe, but the one whose ways are perverse will fall into the pit.a

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    •  28:18 - Syriac (see Septuagint); Hebrew "into one"
      19 Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies will have their fill of poverty.

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

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      21 To show partiality is not good— yet a person will do wrong for a piece of bread.

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      22 The stingy are eager to get rich and are unaware that poverty awaits them.

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      23 Whoever rebukes a person will in the end gain favor rather than one who has a flattering tongue.

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      24 Whoever robs their father or mother and says, “It’s not wrong,” is partner to one who destroys.

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      25 The greedy stir up conflict, but those who trust in the LORD will prosper.

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      26 Those who trust in themselves are fools, but those who walk in wisdom are kept safe.

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      27 Those who give to the poor will lack nothing, but those who close their eyes to them receive many curses.

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

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