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Proverbs 21:6 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Making a fortune through a lying tongue
is a vanishing mist,[a] a pursuit of death.[b][c]

Footnotes:

  1. 21:6 Or a breath blown away
  2. 21:6 Some Hb mss, LXX, Vg read a snare of death
  3. 21:6 Lit is vanity, ones seeking death
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 21:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The getting of treasures by a lying tongue
    is a fleeting vapor and a snare[a] of death.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 21:6 Gk: Heb seekers
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 21:28 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

28 A lying witness will perish,
but the one who listens will speak successfully.

Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Proverbs 21:28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

28 A false witness will perish,
    but a good listener will testify successfully.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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