But the meek will inherit the land1 and enjoy great peace.2
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The wicked plot3 against the righteous and gnash their teeth4 at them;
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but the Lord laughs at the wicked, for he knows their day is coming.5
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The wicked draw the sword6 and bend the bow7 to bring down the poor and needy,8 to slay those whose ways are upright.
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But their swords will pierce their own hearts,9 and their bows will be broken.10
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Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth11 of many wicked;
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for the power of the wicked will be broken,12 but the LORD upholds13 the righteous.
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The days of the blameless are known to the LORD,14 and their inheritance will endure forever.15
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In times of disaster they will not wither; in days of famine they will enjoy plenty.
But the wicked will perish:16 The LORD's enemies will be like the beauty of the fields, they will vanish--vanish like smoke.17
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The wicked borrow and do not repay, but the righteous give generously;18
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