Proverbs 10:1-6 TNIV

Proverbs of Solomon

1 The proverbs1 of Solomon:2 Wise children bring joy to their father,3 but foolish children bring grief to their mother.

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2 Ill-gotten treasures have no lasting value,4 but righteousness delivers from death.5

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3 The LORD does not let the righteous go hungry,6 but he thwarts the craving of the wicked.7

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4 Lazy hands make for poverty,8 but diligent hands bring wealth.9

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5 He who gathers crops in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son.10

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6 Blessings crown the head of the righteous, but violence overwhelms the mouth of the wicked.a11

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    • a 10:6 - Or "but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence"