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Proverbs 12 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:1 - Whoever loves correction loves knowledge, But he who hates reproof is stupid.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:2 - A good man shall obtain favor from the LORD, But he will condemn a man of wicked devices.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:3 - A man shall not be established by wickedness, But the root of the righteous shall not be moved.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:4 - A worthy woman is the crown of her husband, But a disgraceful wife is as rottenness in his bones.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:5 - The thoughts of the righteous are just, But the advice of the wicked is deceitful.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:6 - The words of the wicked are about lying in wait for blood, But the speech of the upright rescues them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:7 - The wicked are overthrown, and are no more, But the house of the righteous shall stand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:8 - A man shall be commended according to his wisdom, But he who has a warped mind shall be despised.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:9 - Better is he who is lightly esteemed, and has a servant, Than he who honors himself, and lacks bread.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:10 - A righteous man regards the life of his animal, But the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:11 - He who tills his land shall have plenty of bread, But he who chases fantasies is void of understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:12 - The wicked desires the plunder of evil men, But the root of the righteous flourishes.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:13 - An evil man is trapped by sinfulness of lips, But the righteous shall come out of trouble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:14 - A man shall be satisfied with good by the fruit of his mouth. The work of a man's hands shall be rewarded to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:15 - The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But he who is wise listens to counsel.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:16 - A fool shows his annoyance the same day, But one who overlooks an insult is prudent.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:17 - He who is truthful testifies honestly, But a false witness lies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:18 - There is one who speaks rashly like the piercing of a sword, But the tongue of the wise heals.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:19 - Truth's lips will be established forever, But a lying tongue is only momentary.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:20 - Deceit is in the heart of those who plot evil, But joy comes to the promoters of shalom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:21 - No mischief shall happen to the righteous, But the wicked shall be filled with evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:22 - Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, But those who do the truth are his delight.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:23 - A prudent man keeps his knowledge, But the hearts of fools proclaim foolishness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:24 - The hands of the diligent ones shall rule, But laziness ends in slave labor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:25 - Anxiety in a man's heart weighs it down, But a kind word makes it glad.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:26 - A righteous person is cautious in friendship, But the way of the wicked leads them astray.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:27 - The slothful man doesn't roast his game, But the possessions of diligent men are prized.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:28 - In the way of righteousness is life; In its path there is no death.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version 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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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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