9 With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.

Read Proverbs 11:9 Using Other Translations

An hypocrite with his mouth destroyeth his neighbour: but through knowledge shall the just be delivered.
With his mouth the godless man would destroy his neighbor, but by knowledge the righteous are delivered.
With their words, the godless destroy their friends, but knowledge will rescue the righteous.