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Proverbs 11:30-31 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life,
and a wise person captivates people.

31 If the righteous will be repaid on earth,
how much more the wicked and sinful.

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Proverbs 11:30-31 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life,
    but violence[a] takes lives away.
31 If the righteous are repaid on earth,
    how much more the wicked and the sinner!

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 11:30 Cn Compare Gk Syr: Heb a wise man
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Proverbs 12:2-3 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

One who is good obtains favor from the Lord,
but he condemns a person who schemes.

No one can be made secure by wickedness,
but the root of the righteous is immovable.

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Proverbs 12:2-3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The good obtain favor from the Lord,
    but those who devise evil he condemns.
No one finds security by wickedness,
    but the root of the righteous will never be moved.

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Proverbs 12:5-8 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The thoughts of the righteous are just,
but guidance from the wicked is deceitful.

The words of the wicked are a deadly ambush,
but the speech of the upright rescues them.

The wicked are overthrown and perish,
but the house of the righteous will stand.

A man is praised for his insight,
but a twisted mind is despised.

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Proverbs 12:5-8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The thoughts of the righteous are just;
    the advice of the wicked is treacherous.
The words of the wicked are a deadly ambush,
    but the speech of the upright delivers them.
The wicked are overthrown and are no more,
    but the house of the righteous will stand.
One is commended for good sense,
    but a perverse mind is despised.

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Proverbs 12:12 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

12 The wicked desire what evil people have caught,[a]
but the root of the righteous is productive.

Footnotes:

  1. 12:12 Or desire a stronghold of evil
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Proverbs 12:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 The wicked covet the proceeds of wickedness,[a]
    but the root of the righteous bears fruit.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 12:12 Or covet the catch of the wicked
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Proverbs 12:21 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

21 No disaster overcomes the righteous,
but the wicked are full of misery.

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Proverbs 12:21 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

21 No harm happens to the righteous,
    but the wicked are filled with trouble.

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Proverbs 12:28 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

28 There is life in the path of righteousness,
and in its path there is no death.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 12:28 Or righteousness, but the crooked way leads to death
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Proverbs 12:28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

28 In the path of righteousness there is life,
    in walking its path there is no death.

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Proverbs 13:6 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Righteousness guards people of integrity,[a]
but wickedness undermines the sinner.

Footnotes:

  1. 13:6 Lit guards integrity of way
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Proverbs 13:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Righteousness guards one whose way is upright,
    but sin overthrows the wicked.

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Proverbs 13:9 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The light of the righteous shines brightly,
but the lamp of the wicked is put out.

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Proverbs 13:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The light of the righteous rejoices,
    but the lamp of the wicked goes out.

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Proverbs 13:21-22 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

21 Disaster pursues sinners,
but good rewards the righteous.

22 A good man leaves an inheritance to his[a] grandchildren,
but the sinner’s wealth is stored up for the righteous.

Footnotes:

  1. 13:22 Or inheritance: his
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Proverbs 13:21-22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

21 Misfortune pursues sinners,
    but prosperity rewards the righteous.
22 The good leave an inheritance to their children’s children,
    but the sinner’s wealth is laid up for the righteous.

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Proverbs 13:25 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

25 A righteous person eats until he is satisfied,
but the stomach of the wicked is empty.

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Proverbs 13:25 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

25 The righteous have enough to satisfy their appetite,
    but the belly of the wicked is empty.

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Proverbs 14:11 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

11 The house of the wicked will be destroyed,
but the tent of the upright will flourish.

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Proverbs 14:11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 The house of the wicked is destroyed,
    but the tent of the upright flourishes.

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Proverbs 14:19 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

19 The evil bow before those who are good,
and the wicked, at the gates of the righteous.

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Proverbs 14:19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 The evil bow down before the good,
    the wicked at the gates of the righteous.

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