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Proverbs 16:8 World English Bible (WEB)

Better is a little with righteousness,
    than great revenues with injustice.

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Proverbs 16:8 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Better is a little with righteousness
Than great income with injustice.

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Proverbs 16:10 World English Bible (WEB)

10 Inspired judgments are on the lips of the king.
    He shall not betray his mouth.

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Proverbs 16:10 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

10 A divine decision is in the lips of the king;
His mouth should not [a]err in judgment.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 16:10 Lit be unfaithful
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Proverbs 16:12-15 World English Bible (WEB)

12 It is an abomination for kings to do wrong,
    for the throne is established by righteousness.
13 Righteous lips are the delight of kings.
    They value one who speaks the truth.
14 The king’s wrath is a messenger of death,
    but a wise man will pacify it.
15 In the light of the king’s face is life.
    His favor is like a cloud of the spring rain.

World English Bible (WEB)

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Proverbs 16:12-15 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

12 It is an abomination for kings to commit wicked acts,
For a throne is established on righteousness.
13 Righteous lips are the delight of kings,
And he who speaks right is loved.
14 The fury of a king is like messengers of death,
But a wise man will appease it.
15 In the light of a king’s face is life,
And his favor is like a cloud with the [a]spring rain.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 16:15 Lit latter
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation

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