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Proverbs 10 :: English Standard Version (ESV)

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A wise son makes a glad father,
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Treasures gained by wickedness do not profit,
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The LORD does not let the righteous go hungry,
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A slack hand causes poverty,
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He who gathers in summer is a prudent son,
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Blessings are on the head of the righteous,
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The memory of the righteous is a blessing,
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The wise of heart will receive commandments,
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Whoever walks in integrity walks securely,
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Whoever winks the eye causes trouble,
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The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life,
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Hatred stirs up strife,
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The wise lay up knowledge,
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A rich man’s wealth is his strong city;
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The wage of the righteous leads to life,
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Whoever heeds instruction is on the path to life,
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The one who conceals hatred has lying lips,
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When words are many, transgression is not lacking,
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The tongue of the righteous is choice silver;
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The lips of the righteous feed many,
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The blessing of the LORD makes rich,
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Doing wrong is like a joke to a fool,
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What the wicked dreads will come upon him,
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When the tempest passes, the wicked is no more,
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Like vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes,
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The fear of the LORD prolongs life,
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The hope of the righteous brings joy,
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The way of the LORD is a stronghold to the blameless,
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The righteous will never be removed,
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The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom,
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The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable,
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