7 Be still before the LORDand wait patiently for him; do not fret when people succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes.
8 Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret—it leads only to evil.
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9 For those who are evil will be destroyed, but those who hope in the LORD will inherit the land.
10 A little while, and the wicked will be no more; though you look for them, they will not be found.
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11 But the meek will inherit the land and enjoy peace and prosperity.
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12 The wicked plot against the righteous and gnash their teeth at them;
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13 but the Lord laughs at the wicked, for he knows their day is coming.
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14 The wicked draw the sword and bend the bow to bring down the poor and needy, to slay those whose ways are upright.
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15 But their swords will pierce their own hearts, and their bows will be broken.
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16 Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked;
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17 for the power of the wicked will be broken, but the LORD upholds the righteous.
18 The blameless spend their days under the LORD’s care, and their inheritance will endure forever.
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19 In times of disaster they will not wither; in days of famine they will enjoy plenty.
20 But the wicked will perish: Though the LORD’s enemies are like the flowers of the field, they will be consumed, they will go up in smoke.
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