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Proverbs 17:8 World English Bible (WEB)

A bribe is a precious stone in the eyes of him who gives it;
    wherever he turns, he prospers.

World English Bible (WEB)

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Proverbs 17:8 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

A bribe is a [a]charm in the sight of its owner;
Wherever he turns, he prospers.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 17:8 Lit stone of favor
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Proverbs 17:18 World English Bible (WEB)

18 A man void of understanding strikes hands,
    and becomes collateral in the presence of his neighbor.

World English Bible (WEB)

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Proverbs 17:18 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

18 A man lacking in [a]sense [b]pledges
And becomes guarantor in the presence of his neighbor.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 17:18 Lit heart
  2. Proverbs 17:18 Lit shakes hands
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Proverbs 17:23 World English Bible (WEB)

23 A wicked man receives a bribe in secret,
    to pervert the ways of justice.

World English Bible (WEB)

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Proverbs 17:23 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

23 A wicked man receives a bribe from the bosom
To pervert the ways of justice.

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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

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