Proverbs 29:10-20 NIV

10 Bloodthirsty men hate a man of integrity and seek to kill the upright.1

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11 A fool gives full vent to his anger,2 but a wise man keeps himself under control.3

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12 If a ruler4 listens to lies, all his officials become wicked.5

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13 The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives sight to the eyes of both.6

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14 If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will always be secure.7

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15 The rod of correction imparts wisdom, but a child left to himself disgraces his mother.8

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16 When the wicked thrive, so does sin, but the righteous will see their downfall.9

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17 Discipline your son, and he will give you peace; he will bring delight to your soul.10

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      18 Where there is no revelation, the people cast off restraint; but blessed is he who keeps the law.11

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      19 A servant cannot be corrected by mere words; though he understands, he will not respond.
      20 Do you see a man who speaks in haste? There is more hope for a fool than for him.12

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