Proverbs 16:6

6 Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the LORD evil is avoided.

Read Proverbs 16:6 Using Other Translations

By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.
By steadfast love and faithfulness iniquity is atoned for, and by the fear of the LORD one turns away from evil.
Unfailing love and faithfulness make atonement for sin. By fearing the LORD, people avoid evil.