for like the grass they will soon wither, like green plants they will soon die away.13
Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land2 and enjoy safe pasture.34
Delight4 yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.55
Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him6 and he will do this:
He will make your righteousness7 shine like the dawn,8 the justice of your cause like the noonday sun.
Be still9 before the LORD and wait patiently10 for him; do not fret11 when men succeed in their ways,12 when they carry out their wicked schemes.138
Refrain from anger14 and turn from wrath; do not fret15--it leads only to evil.
For evil men will be cut off,16 but those who hope17 in the LORD will inherit the land.1810
A little while, and the wicked will be no more;19 though you look for them, they will not be found.
But the meek will inherit the land20 and enjoy great peace.2112
The wicked plot22 against the righteous and gnash their teeth23 at them;