Proverbs 28:20-28 NIV

20 A faithful man will be richly blessed, but one eager to get rich will not go unpunished.1

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21 To show partiality2 is not good3-- yet a man will do wrong for a piece of bread.4

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22 A stingy man is eager to get rich and is unaware that poverty awaits him.5

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23 He who rebukes a man will in the end gain more favor than he who has a flattering tongue.6

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24 He who robs his father or mother7 and says, "It's not wrong"-- he is partner to him who destroys.8

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25 A greedy man stirs up dissension,9 but he who trusts in the LORD 10 will prosper.

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26 He who trusts in himself is a fool,11 but he who walks in wisdom is kept safe.12

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27 He who gives to the poor will lack nothing,13 but he who closes his eyes to them receives many curses.14

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28 When the wicked rise to power, people go into hiding;15 but when the wicked perish, the righteous thrive.

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