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Proverbs 18:12 World English Bible (WEB)

12 Before destruction the heart of man is proud,
    but before honor is humility.

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12 Before a downfall the heart is haughty,
    but humility comes before honor.

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Proverbs 18:14 World English Bible (WEB)

14 A man’s spirit will sustain him in sickness,
    but a crushed spirit, who can bear?

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Proverbs 18:14 New International Version (NIV)

14 The human spirit can endure in sickness,
    but a crushed spirit who can bear?

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Proverbs 19:3 World English Bible (WEB)

The foolishness of man subverts his way;
    his heart rages against Yahweh.

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Proverbs 19:3 New International Version (NIV)

A person’s own folly leads to their ruin,
    yet their heart rages against the Lord.

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Proverbs 19:20 World English Bible (WEB)

20 Listen to counsel and receive instruction,
    that you may be wise in your latter end.

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Proverbs 19:20 New International Version (NIV)

20 Listen to advice and accept discipline,
    and at the end you will be counted among the wise.

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Proverbs 20:5 World English Bible (WEB)

Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water;
    but a man of understanding will draw it out.

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Proverbs 20:5 New International Version (NIV)

The purposes of a person’s heart are deep waters,
    but one who has insight draws them out.

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Proverbs 20:27 World English Bible (WEB)

27 The spirit of man is Yahweh’s lamp,
    searching all his innermost parts.

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Proverbs 20:27 New International Version (NIV)

27 The human spirit is[a] the lamp of the Lord
    that sheds light on one’s inmost being.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 20:27 Or A person’s words are
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Proverbs 21:1-2 World English Bible (WEB)

21 The king’s heart is in Yahweh’s hand like the watercourses.
    He turns it wherever he desires.
Every way of a man is right in his own eyes,
    but Yahweh weighs the hearts.

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Proverbs 21:1-2 New International Version (NIV)

21 In the Lord’s hand the king’s heart is a stream of water
    that he channels toward all who please him.

A person may think their own ways are right,
    but the Lord weighs the heart.

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Proverbs 22:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 He who loves purity of heart and speaks gracefully
    is the king’s friend.

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Proverbs 22:11 New International Version (NIV)

11 One who loves a pure heart and who speaks with grace
    will have the king for a friend.

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Proverbs 23:12 World English Bible (WEB)

12 Apply your heart to instruction,
    and your ears to the words of knowledge.

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Saying 12

12 Apply your heart to instruction
    and your ears to words of knowledge.

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Proverbs 24:11-12 World English Bible (WEB)

11 Rescue those who are being led away to death!
    Indeed, hold back those who are staggering to the slaughter!
12 If you say, “Behold, we didn’t know this”;
    doesn’t he who weighs the hearts consider it?
He who keeps your soul, doesn’t he know it?
    Shall he not render to every man according to his work?

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Proverbs 24:11-12 New International Version (NIV)

11 Rescue those being led away to death;
    hold back those staggering toward slaughter.
12 If you say, “But we knew nothing about this,”
    does not he who weighs the heart perceive it?
Does not he who guards your life know it?
    Will he not repay everyone according to what they have done?

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Proverbs 24:17-18 World English Bible (WEB)

17 Don’t rejoice when your enemy falls.
    Don’t let your heart be glad when he is overthrown;
18 lest Yahweh see it, and it displease him,
    and he turn away his wrath from him.

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Proverbs 24:17-18 New International Version (NIV)

Saying 28

17 Do not gloat when your enemy falls;
    when they stumble, do not let your heart rejoice,
18 or the Lord will see and disapprove
    and turn his wrath away from them.

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Proverbs 24:19-20 World English Bible (WEB)

19 Don’t fret yourself because of evildoers;
    neither be envious of the wicked:
20 for there will be no reward to the evil man;
    and the lamp of the wicked shall be snuffed out.

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Proverbs 24:19-20 New International Version (NIV)

Saying 29

19 Do not fret because of evildoers
    or be envious of the wicked,
20 for the evildoer has no future hope,
    and the lamp of the wicked will be snuffed out.

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