for like the grass they will soon wither,1 like green plants they will soon die away.23
Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land3 and enjoy safe pasture.44
Delight5 yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.65
Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him7 and he will do this:
He will make your righteousness8 shine like the dawn,9 the justice of your cause like the noonday sun.
Be still10 before the LORD and wait patiently11 for him; do not fret12 when men succeed in their ways,13 when they carry out their wicked schemes.148
Refrain from anger15 and turn from wrath; do not fret16--it leads only to evil.
For evil men will be cut off,17 but those who hope18 in the LORD will inherit the land.1910
A little while, and the wicked will be no more;20 though you look for them, they will not be found.
But the meek will inherit the land21 and enjoy great peace.2212
The wicked plot23 against the righteous and gnash their teeth24 at them;