Proverbs 28:7-17 NIV

7 He who keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.1

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8 He who increases his wealth by exorbitant interest2 amasses it for another,3 who will be kind to the poor.4

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9 If anyone turns a deaf ear to the law, even his prayers are detestable.5

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10 He who leads the upright along an evil path will fall into his own trap,6 but the blameless will receive a good inheritance.

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11 A rich man may be wise in his own eyes, but a poor man who has discernment sees through him.
12 When the righteous triumph, there is great elation;7 but when the wicked rise to power, men go into hiding.8

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13 He who conceals his sins9 does not prosper, but whoever confesses10 and renounces them finds mercy.11

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14 Blessed is the man who always fears the LORD, but he who hardens his heart falls into trouble.
15 Like a roaring lion or a charging bear is a wicked man ruling over a helpless people.
16 A tyrannical ruler lacks judgment, but he who hates ill-gotten gain will enjoy a long life.
17 A man tormented by the guilt of murder will be a fugitive12 till death; let no one support him.

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