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Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 13:1-10

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Proverbs 13:1-10

ESV 1 A wise son hears his father's instruction, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke. NIV 1 A wise son heeds his father’s instruction, but a mocker does not respond to rebukes. ESV 2 From the fruit of his mouth a man eats what is good, but the desire of the treacherous is for violence. NIV 2 From the fruit of their lips people enjoy good things, but the unfaithful have an appetite for violence. ESV 3 Whoever guards his mouth preserves his life; he who opens wide his lips comes to ruin. NIV 3 Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin. ESV 4 The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied. NIV 4 A sluggard’s appetite is never filled, but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied. ESV 5 The righteous hates falsehood, but the wicked brings shame and disgrace. NIV 5 The righteous hate what is false, but the wicked make themselves a stench and bring shame on themselves. ESV 6 Righteousness guards him whose way is blameless, but sin overthrows the wicked. NIV 6 Righteousness guards the person of integrity, but wickedness overthrows the sinner. ESV 7 One pretends to be rich, yet has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth. NIV 7 One person pretends to be rich, yet has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth. ESV 8 The ransom of a man's life is his wealth, but a poor man hears no threat. NIV 8 A person’s riches may ransom their life, but the poor cannot respond to threatening rebukes. ESV 9 The light of the righteous rejoices, but the lamp of the wicked will be put out. NIV 9 The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out. ESV 10 By insolence comes nothing but strife, but with those who take advice is wisdom. NIV 10 Where there is strife, there is pride, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.

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