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Proverbs 3:1-2 World English Bible (WEB)

My son, don’t forget my teaching;
    but let your heart keep my commandments:
for length of days, and years of life,
    and peace, will they add to you.

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Proverbs 3:1-2 New International Version (NIV)

Wisdom Bestows Well-Being

My son, do not forget my teaching,
    but keep my commands in your heart,
for they will prolong your life many years
    and bring you peace and prosperity.

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Proverbs 3:13-18 World English Bible (WEB)

13 Happy is the man who finds wisdom,
    the man who gets understanding.
14 For her good profit is better than getting silver,
    and her return is better than fine gold.
15 She is more precious than rubies.
    None of the things you can desire are to be compared to her.
16 Length of days is in her right hand.
    In her left hand are riches and honor.
17 Her ways are ways of pleasantness.
    All her paths are peace.
18 She is a tree of life to those who lay hold of her.
    Happy is everyone who retains her.

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Proverbs 3:13-18 New International Version (NIV)

13 Blessed are those who find wisdom,
    those who gain understanding,
14 for she is more profitable than silver
    and yields better returns than gold.
15 She is more precious than rubies;
    nothing you desire can compare with her.
16 Long life is in her right hand;
    in her left hand are riches and honor.
17 Her ways are pleasant ways,
    and all her paths are peace.
18 She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her;
    those who hold her fast will be blessed.

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Proverbs 6:23 World English Bible (WEB)

23 For the commandment is a lamp,
    and the law is light.
    Reproofs of instruction are the way of life,

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Proverbs 6:23 New International Version (NIV)

23 For this command is a lamp,
    this teaching is a light,
and correction and instruction
    are the way to life,

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Proverbs 8:35 World English Bible (WEB)

35 For whoever finds me, finds life,
    and will obtain favor from Yahweh.

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Proverbs 8:35 New International Version (NIV)

35 For those who find me find life
    and receive favor from the Lord.

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Proverbs 10:17 World English Bible (WEB)

17 He is in the way of life who heeds correction,
    but he who forsakes reproof leads others astray.

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Proverbs 10:17 New International Version (NIV)

17 Whoever heeds discipline shows the way to life,
    but whoever ignores correction leads others astray.

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Proverbs 11:19 World English Bible (WEB)

19 He who is truly righteous gets life.
    He who pursues evil gets death.

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Proverbs 11:19 New International Version (NIV)

19 Truly the righteous attain life,
    but whoever pursues evil finds death.

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Proverbs 11:30 World English Bible (WEB)

30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life.
    He who is wise wins souls.

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Proverbs 11:30 New International Version (NIV)

30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life,
    and the one who is wise saves lives.

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Proverbs 12:28 World English Bible (WEB)

28 In the way of righteousness is life;
    in its path there is no death.

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Proverbs 12:28 New International Version (NIV)

28 In the way of righteousness there is life;
    along that path is immortality.

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Proverbs 15:4 World English Bible (WEB)

A gentle tongue is a tree of life,
    but deceit in it crushes the spirit.

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Proverbs 15:4 New International Version (NIV)

The soothing tongue is a tree of life,
    but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.

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Proverbs 16:15 World English Bible (WEB)

15 In the light of the king’s face is life.
    His favor is like a cloud of the spring rain.

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Proverbs 16:15 New International Version (NIV)

15 When a king’s face brightens, it means life;
    his favor is like a rain cloud in spring.

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Proverbs 16:22 World English Bible (WEB)

22 Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it,
    but the punishment of fools is their folly.

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Proverbs 16:22 New International Version (NIV)

22 Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent,
    but folly brings punishment to fools.

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Proverbs 18:21 World English Bible (WEB)

21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue;
    those who love it will eat its fruit.

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Proverbs 18:21 New International Version (NIV)

21 The tongue has the power of life and death,
    and those who love it will eat its fruit.

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