Proverbs 2:20; Proverbs 9:9; Proverbs 10:6; Proverbs 10:11; Proverbs 10:16; Proverbs 10:20; Proverbs 10:21; Proverbs 10:24–25; Proverbs 10:28; Proverbs 10:30–32; Proverbs 11:8–10; Proverbs 11:23; Proverbs 11:28; Proverbs 11:30–31; Proverbs 14:19; Proverbs 14:32; Proverbs 15:6; Proverbs 15:28; Proverbs 15:29; Proverbs 18:10; Proverbs 21:15; Proverbs 21:18; Proverbs 21:26; Proverbs 24:15–16; Proverbs 28:1; Proverbs 28:12; Proverbs 28:28; Proverbs 29:2; Proverbs 29:6–7; Proverbs 29:16; Proverbs 29:27

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Proverbs 2:20

20  So you will walk in the way of the good

and keep to the paths of the righteous.

Proverbs 9:9

Give instruction1 to a wise man, and he will be nstill wiser;

teach a righteous man, and he will oincrease in learning.

Proverbs 10:6

Blessings are on the head of the righteous,

but nthe mouth of the wicked conceals violence.1

Proverbs 10:11

11  uThe mouth of the righteous is va fountain of life,

but the mouth of the wicked nconceals violence.

Proverbs 10:16

16  The wage of the righteous leads cto life,

the gain of the wicked to sin.

Proverbs 10:20

20  The tongue of the righteous is gchoice silver;

the heart of the wicked is of little worth.

Proverbs 10:21

21  The lips of the righteous feed many,

but fools die for hlack of sense.

Proverbs 10:24–25

24  lWhat the wicked dreads mwill come upon him,

but nthe desire of the righteous will be granted.

25  When othe tempest passes, the wicked is no more,

but pthe righteous is established forever.

Proverbs 10:28

28  sThe hope of the righteous brings joy,

tbut the expectation of the wicked will perish.

Proverbs 10:30–32

30  vThe righteous will never be removed,

but wthe wicked will not dwell in the land.

31  xThe mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom,

but the perverse tongue will be cut off.

32  The lips of the righteous yknow what is acceptable,

but the mouth of the wicked, zwhat is perverse.

Proverbs 11:8–10

mThe righteous is delivered from trouble,

and the wicked walks into it instead.

With his mouth the godless man would destroy his neighbor,

but by knowledge the righteous are delivered.

10  nWhen it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices,

and when the wicked perish there are shouts of gladness.

Proverbs 11:23

23  The desire of the righteous ends only in good,

ithe expectation of the wicked in wrath.

Proverbs 11:28

28  Whoever strusts in his riches will fall,

but the righteous will tflourish like a green leaf.

Proverbs 11:30–31

30  The fruit of the righteous is wa tree of life,

and whoever xcaptures souls is wise.

31  If ythe righteous is repaid on earth,

how much more the wicked and the sinner!

Proverbs 14:19

19  dThe evil bow down before the good,

the wicked at the gates of the righteous.

Proverbs 14:32

32  zThe wicked is overthrown through his evildoing,

but athe righteous finds refuge in his death.

Proverbs 15:6

In the house of the righteous there is much treasure,

but trouble befalls the income of the wicked.

Proverbs 15:28

28  The heart of the righteous yponders how to answer,

but zthe mouth of the wicked pours out evil things.

Proverbs 15:29

29  The Lord is afar from the wicked,

but he bhears the prayer of the righteous.

Proverbs 18:10

10  iThe name of the Lord is ja strong tower;

the righteous man runs into it and kis safe.

Proverbs 21:15

15  When justice is done, it is a joy to the righteous

sbut terror to evildoers.

Proverbs 21:18

18  uThe wicked is a vransom for the righteous,

and the traitor for the upright.

Proverbs 21:26

26  All day long he craves and craves,

but the righteous hgives and does not hold back.

Proverbs 24:15–16

15  rLie not in wait as a wicked man against the dwelling of the righteous;

do no violence to his home;

16  sfor the righteous falls tseven times and rises again,

but uthe wicked stumble in times of calamity.

Proverbs 28:1

cThe wicked flee when no one pursues,

but dthe righteous are bold as a lion.

Proverbs 28:12

12  When vthe righteous triumph, there is great glory,

but when wthe wicked rise, people hide themselves.

Proverbs 28:28

28  When xthe wicked rise, ypeople hide themselves,

but when they perish, the righteous increase.

Proverbs 29:2

When cthe righteous increase, the people rejoice,

but when dthe wicked rule, the people groan.

Proverbs 29:6–7

An evil man is kensnared in his transgression,

but a righteous man lsings and rejoices.

A righteous man mknows the rights of the poor;

a wicked man does not nunderstand such knowledge.

Proverbs 29:16

16  When the wicked increase, transgression increases,

but xthe righteous will look upon their downfall.

Proverbs 29:27

27  lAn unjust man is an abomination to the righteous,

but one whose way is straight is an abomination to the wicked.