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Proverbs 20:2 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

A king’s terrible wrath is like the roaring of a lion;
anyone who provokes him endangers himself.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The dread anger of a king is like the growling of a lion;
    anyone who provokes him to anger forfeits life itself.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 20:4 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The slacker does not plow during planting season;[a]
at harvest time he looks,[b] and there is nothing.

Footnotes:

  1. 20:4 Lit plow in winter
  2. 20:4 Litinquires
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The lazy person does not plow in season;
    harvest comes, and there is nothing to be found.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 20:8 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

A king sitting on a throne to judge
separates out all evil with his eyes.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

A king who sits on the throne of judgment
    winnows all evil with his eyes.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 20:12 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

12 The hearing ear and the seeing eye—
the Lord made them both.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 The hearing ear and the seeing eye—
    the Lord has made them both.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 20:14 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

14 “It’s worthless, it’s worthless!” the buyer says,
but after he is on his way, he gloats.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 20:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 “Bad, bad,” says the buyer,
    then goes away and boasts.

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Proverbs 20:16 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

16 Take his garment,
for he has put up security for a stranger;
get collateral if it is for foreigners.

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Proverbs 20:16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 Take the garment of one who has given surety for a stranger;
    seize the pledge given as surety for foreigners.

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Proverbs 20:26 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

26 A wise king separates out the wicked
and drives the threshing wheel over them.

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Proverbs 20:26 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

26 A wise king winnows the wicked,
    and drives the wheel over them.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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