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Proverbs 28:6 World English Bible (WEB)

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity,
    than he who is perverse in his ways, and he is rich.

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Proverbs 28:6 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity
Than he who is [a]crooked though he be rich.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 28:6 Lit perverse of two ways
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Proverbs 28:8 World English Bible (WEB)

He who increases his wealth by excessive interest
    gathers it for one who has pity on the poor.

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Proverbs 28:8 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

He who increases his wealth by interest and usury
Gathers it for him who is gracious to the poor.

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Proverbs 28:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 The rich man is wise in his own eyes;
    but the poor who has understanding sees through him.

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Proverbs 28:11 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

11 The rich man is wise in his own eyes,
But the poor who has understanding [a]sees through him.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 28:11 Lit examines him
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Proverbs 28:16 World English Bible (WEB)

16 A tyrannical ruler lacks judgment.
    One who hates ill-gotten gain will have long days.

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Proverbs 28:16 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

16 A leader who is a great oppressor lacks understanding,
But he who hates unjust gain will prolong his days.

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Proverbs 28:20 World English Bible (WEB)

20 A faithful man is rich with blessings;
    but one who is eager to be rich will not go unpunished.

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Proverbs 28:20 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

20 A faithful man will abound with blessings,
But he who makes haste to be rich will not go unpunished.

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Proverbs 28:22 World English Bible (WEB)

22 A stingy man hurries after riches,
    and doesn’t know that poverty waits for him.

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Proverbs 28:22 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

22 A man with an evil eye hastens after wealth
And does not know that want will come upon him.

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Proverbs 28:27 World English Bible (WEB)

27 One who gives to the poor has no lack;
    but one who closes his eyes will have many curses.

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Proverbs 28:27 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

27 He who gives to the poor will never want,
But he who [a]shuts his eyes will have many curses.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 28:27 Lit hides
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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