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Proverbs 13 :: Darby Translation (DBY)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:1 - A wise son heareth his father's instruction; but a scorner heareth not rebuke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:2 - A man shall eat good by the fruit of his mouth; but the soul of the treacherous, violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:3 - He that guardeth his mouth keepeth his soul; destruction shall be to him that openeth wide his lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:4 - A sluggard's soul desireth and hath nothing; but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:5 - A righteous man hateth lying; but the wicked maketh himself odious and cometh to shame.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:6 - Righteousness preserveth him that is perfect in the way; but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:7 - There is that feigneth himself rich, and hath nothing; there is that maketh himself poor, and hath great wealth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:8 - The ransom of a man's life is his riches; but the indigent heareth not rebuke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:9 - The light of the righteous rejoiceth; but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:10 - By pride there only cometh contention; but with the well-advised is wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:11 - Wealth gotten by vanity diminisheth; but he that gathereth by manual-labour shall increase it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:12 - Hope deferred maketh the heart sick; but the desire that cometh to pass is a tree of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:13 - Whoso despiseth the word shall be held by it; but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:14 - The teaching of the wise man is a fountain of life, to turn away from the snares of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:15 - Good understanding procureth favour; but the way of the treacherous is hard.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:16 - Every prudent man acteth with knowledge; but the foolish layeth open his folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:17 - A wicked messenger falleth into evil; but a faithful ambassador is health.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:18 - Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction; but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:19 - The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul; but it is abomination to the foolish to depart from evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:20 - He that walketh with wise men becometh wise; but a companion of the foolish will be depraved.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:21 - Evil pursueth sinners; but to the righteous good shall be repaid.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:22 - A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children; but the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the righteous man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:23 - Much food is in the tillage of the poor; but there is that is lost for want of judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:24 - He that spareth his rod hateth his son; but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:25 - The righteous eateth to the satisfying of his soul; but the belly of the wicked shall want.
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In 1867, John Nelson Darby translated the New Testament from Greek into English. Further revisions were done in 1872 and 1884. Darby’s work was first published as The Holy Scriptures: A New Translation from the Original Languages by J. N. Darby. After Darby’s death in 1882, some of his students worked together to produce the complete Darby Bible based on the Masoretic Hebrew text, Darby’s German (Elberfelder), and the French (Pau) translations. In 1890, the first complete Darby Bible was published in English. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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