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Proverbs 13 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:1 - A wise son listens to his father's instruction, But a scoffer doesn't listen to rebuke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:2 - By the fruit of his lips, a man enjoys good things; But the unfaithful crave violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:3 - He who guards his mouth guards his soul. One who opens wide his lips comes to ruin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:4 - The soul of the sluggard desires, and has nothing, But the desire of the diligent shall be fully satisfied.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:5 - A righteous man hates lies, But a wicked man brings shame and disgrace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:6 - Righteousness guards the way of integrity, But wickedness overthrows the sinner.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:7 - There are some who pretend to be rich, yet have nothing. There are some who pretend to be poor, yet have great wealth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:8 - The ransom of a man's life is his riches, But the poor hear no threats.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:9 - The light of the righteous shines brightly, But the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:10 - By pride only breeds quarrels, But with ones who take advice is wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:11 - Wealth gained dishonestly dwindles away, But he who gathers by hand makes it grow.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:12 - Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But when longing is fulfilled, it is a tree of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:13 - Whoever despises instruction will pay for it, But he who respects a command will be rewarded.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:14 - The teaching of the wise is a spring of life, To turn from the snares of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:15 - Good understanding wins favor; But the way of the unfaithful is hard.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:16 - Every prudent man acts from knowledge, But a fool exposes folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:17 - A wicked messenger falls into trouble, But a trustworthy envoy gains healing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:18 - Poverty and shame come to him who refuses discipline, But he who heeds correction shall be honored.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:19 - Longing fulfilled is sweet to the soul, But fools detest turning from evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:20 - One who walks with wise men grows wise, But a companion of fools suffers harm.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:21 - Misfortune pursues sinners, But prosperity rewards the righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:22 - A good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children, But the wealth of the sinner is stored for the righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:23 - An abundance of food is in poor people's fields, But injustice sweeps it away.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:24 - One who spares the rod hates his son, But one who loves him is careful to discipline him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:25 - The righteous one eats to the satisfying of his soul, But the belly of the wicked goes hungry.

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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