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Proverbs 10 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:1 - The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish son is a sorrow to his mother.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:2 - Treasures gained by wickedness do not profit, but righteousness delivers from death.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:3 - The LORD does not let the righteous go hungry, but he thwarts the craving of the wicked.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:4 - A slack hand causes poverty, but the hand of the diligent makes rich.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:5 - A son who gathers in summer is prudent, but a son who sleeps in harvest brings shame.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:6 - Blessings are on the head of the righteous, but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:7 - The memory of the righteous is a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:8 - The wise of heart will heed commandments, but a prating fool will come to ruin.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:9 - He who walks in integrity walks securely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:10 - He who winks the eye causes trouble, but he who boldly reproves makes peace.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:11 - The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life, but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:12 - Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:13 - On the lips of him who has understanding wisdom is found, but a rod is for the back of him who lacks sense.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:14 - Wise men lay up knowledge, but the babbling of a fool brings ruin near.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:15 - A rich man's wealth is his strong city; the poverty of the poor is their ruin.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:16 - The wage of the righteous leads to life, the gain of the wicked to sin.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:17 - He who heeds instruction is on the path to life, but he who rejects reproof goes astray.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:18 - He who conceals hatred has lying lips, and he who utters slander is a fool.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:19 - When words are many, transgression is not lacking, but he who restrains his lips is prudent.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:20 - The tongue of the righteous is choice silver; the mind of the wicked is of little worth.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:21 - The lips of the righteous feed many, but fools die for lack of sense.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:22 - The blessing of the LORD makes rich, and he adds no sorrow with it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:23 - It is like sport to a fool to do wrong, but wise conduct is pleasure to a man of understanding.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:24 - What the wicked dreads will come upon him, but the desire of the righteous will be granted.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:25 - When the tempest passes, the wicked is no more, but the righteous is established for ever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:26 - Like vinegar to the teeth, and smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to those who send him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:27 - The fear of the LORD prolongs life, but the years of the wicked will be short.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:28 - The hope of the righteous ends in gladness, but the expectation of the wicked comes to nought.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:29 - The LORD is a stronghold to him whose way is upright, but destruction to evildoers.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:30 - The righteous will never be removed, but the wicked will not dwell in the land.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:31 - The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom, but the perverse tongue will be cut off.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:32 - The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable, but the mouth of the wicked, what is perverse.

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