Proverbs 29:1-8 NIV

1 Whoever remains stiff-necked after many rebukes will suddenly be destroyed—without remedy.

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2 When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; when the wicked rule, the people groan.

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3 A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.

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4 By justice a king gives a country stability, but those who are greedy fora bribes tear it down.

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    • ‘ 29:4 - Or "who give"
      5 Those who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet.

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      6 Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but the righteous shout for joy and are glad.

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      7 The righteous care about justice for the poor, but the wicked have no such concern.

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      8 Mockers stir up a city, but the wise turn away anger.

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