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Proverbs 2:6-8 World English Bible (WEB)

For Yahweh gives wisdom.
    Out of his mouth comes knowledge and understanding.
He lays up sound wisdom for the upright.
    He is a shield to those who walk in integrity;
that he may guard the paths of justice,
    and preserve the way of his saints.

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Proverbs 2:6-8 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

For the Lord gives wisdom;
From His mouth come knowledge and understanding.
He stores up sound wisdom for the upright;
He is a shield to those who walk in integrity,
Guarding the paths of justice,
And He preserves the way of His godly ones.

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Proverbs 3:3-4 World English Bible (WEB)

Don’t let kindness and truth forsake you.
    Bind them around your neck.
    Write them on the tablet of your heart.
So you will find favor,
    and good understanding in the sight of God and man.

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Proverbs 3:3-4 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Do not let kindness and truth leave you;
Bind them around your neck,
Write them on the tablet of your heart.
So you will find favor and good [a]repute
In the sight of God and man.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 3:4 Lit understanding
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Proverbs 3:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 My son, don’t despise Yahweh’s discipline,
    neither be weary of his reproof:

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Proverbs 3:11 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

11 My son, do not reject the [a]discipline of the Lord
Or loathe His reproof,

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 3:11 Or instruction
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Proverbs 5:21 World English Bible (WEB)

21 For the ways of man are before Yahweh’s eyes.
    He examines all his paths.

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Proverbs 5:21 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

21 For the ways of a man are before the eyes of the Lord,
And He watches all his paths.

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Proverbs 6:16-19 World English Bible (WEB)

16 There are six things which Yahweh hates;
    yes, seven which are an abomination to him:
17 haughty eyes, a lying tongue,
    hands that shed innocent blood;
18 a heart that devises wicked schemes,
    feet that are swift in running to mischief,
19 a false witness who utters lies,
    and he who sows discord among brothers.

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Proverbs 6:16-19 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

16 There are six things which the Lord hates,
Yes, seven which are an abomination [a]to Him:
17 Haughty eyes, a lying tongue,
And hands that shed innocent blood,
18 A heart that devises wicked plans,
Feet that run rapidly to evil,
19 A false witness who utters lies,
And one who [b]spreads strife among brothers.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 6:16 Lit of His soul
  2. Proverbs 6:19 Lit sends out
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Proverbs 15:3 World English Bible (WEB)

Yahweh’s eyes are everywhere,
    keeping watch on the evil and the good.

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Proverbs 15:3 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

The eyes of the Lord are in every place,
Watching the evil and the good.

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Proverbs 15:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 Sheol[a] and Abaddon are before Yahweh—
    how much more then the hearts of the children of men!

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 15:11 Sheol is the place of the dead.
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Proverbs 15:11 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

11 [a]Sheol and [b]Abaddon lie open before the Lord,
How much more the hearts of [c]men!

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 15:11 I.e. the nether world
  2. Proverbs 15:11 I.e. place of destruction
  3. Proverbs 15:11 Lit sons of Adam
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Proverbs 15:29 World English Bible (WEB)

29 Yahweh is far from the wicked,
    but he hears the prayer of the righteous.

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Proverbs 15:29 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

29 The Lord is far from the wicked,
But He hears the prayer of the righteous.

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Proverbs 16:1-2 World English Bible (WEB)

16 The plans of the heart belong to man,
    but the answer of the tongue is from Yahweh.
All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes;
    but Yahweh weighs the motives.

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Proverbs 16:1-2 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Contrast the Upright and the Wicked

16 The plans of the heart belong to man,
But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.
All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight,
But the Lord weighs the [a]motives.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 16:2 Lit spirits
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Proverbs 16:9 World English Bible (WEB)

A man’s heart plans his course,
    but Yahweh directs his steps.

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Proverbs 16:9 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

The mind of man plans his way,
But the Lord directs his steps.

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Proverbs 16:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 Honest balances and scales are Yahweh’s;
    all the weights in the bag are his work.

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Proverbs 16:11 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

11 A just balance and scales belong to the Lord;
All the [a]weights of the bag are His [b]concern.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 16:11 Lit stones
  2. Proverbs 16:11 Lit work
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Proverbs 16:33 World English Bible (WEB)

33 The lot is cast into the lap,
    but its every decision is from Yahweh.

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