21 Be sure of this: The wicked will not go unpunished, but those who are righteous will go free.

Read Proverbs 11:21 Using Other Translations

Though hand join in hand, the wicked shall not be unpunished: but the seed of the righteous shall be delivered.
Be assured, an evil person will not go unpunished, but the offspring of the righteous will be delivered.
Evil people will surely be punished, but the children of the godly will go free.