31 Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker, but whoever is kind to the needy honors God.

Read Proverbs 14:31 Using Other Translations

He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker: but he that honoureth him hath mercy on the poor.
Whoever oppresses a poor man insults his Maker, but he who is generous to the needy honors him.
Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker, but helping the poor honors him.