New International Version
5 Those who flatter their neighbors
are spreading nets for their feet.(G)
6 Evildoers are snared by their own sin,(H)
but the righteous shout for joy and are glad.
7 The righteous care about justice for the poor,(I)
but the wicked have no such concern.
8 Mockers stir up a city,
but the wise turn away anger.(J)
9 If a wise person goes to court with a fool,
the fool rages and scoffs, and there is no peace.
10 The bloodthirsty hate a person of integrity
and seek to kill the upright.(K)
- Proverbs 29:4 Or who give