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Proverbs 3:9-10 World English Bible (WEB)

Honor Yahweh with your substance,
    with the first fruits of all your increase:
10 so your barns will be filled with plenty,
    and your vats will overflow with new wine.

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Proverbs 3:9-10 New International Version (NIV)

Honor the Lord with your wealth,
    with the firstfruits of all your crops;
10 then your barns will be filled to overflowing,
    and your vats will brim over with new wine.

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Proverbs 8:12-21 World English Bible (WEB)

12 “I, wisdom, have made prudence my dwelling.
    Find out knowledge and discretion.
13 The fear of Yahweh is to hate evil.
    I hate pride, arrogance, the evil way, and the perverse mouth.
14 Counsel and sound knowledge are mine.
    I have understanding and power.
15 By me kings reign,
    and princes decree justice.
16 By me princes rule;
    nobles, and all the righteous rulers of the earth.
17 I love those who love me.
    Those who seek me diligently will find me.
18 With me are riches, honor,
    enduring wealth, and prosperity.
19 My fruit is better than gold, yes, than fine gold;
    my yield than choice silver.
20 I walk in the way of righteousness,
    in the middle of the paths of justice;
21 That I may give wealth to those who love me.
    I fill their treasuries.

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Proverbs 8:12-21 New International Version (NIV)

12 “I, wisdom, dwell together with prudence;
    I possess knowledge and discretion.
13 To fear the Lord is to hate evil;
    I hate pride and arrogance,
    evil behavior and perverse speech.
14 Counsel and sound judgment are mine;
    I have insight, I have power.
15 By me kings reign
    and rulers issue decrees that are just;
16 by me princes govern,
    and nobles—all who rule on earth.[a]
17 I love those who love me,
    and those who seek me find me.
18 With me are riches and honor,
    enduring wealth and prosperity.
19 My fruit is better than fine gold;
    what I yield surpasses choice silver.
20 I walk in the way of righteousness,
    along the paths of justice,
21 bestowing a rich inheritance on those who love me
    and making their treasuries full.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 8:16 Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint; other Hebrew manuscripts all righteous rulers
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Proverbs 10:4 World English Bible (WEB)

He becomes poor who works with a lazy hand,
    but the hand of the diligent brings wealth.

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Proverbs 10:4 New International Version (NIV)

Lazy hands make for poverty,
    but diligent hands bring wealth.

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Proverbs 11:24-25 World English Bible (WEB)

24 There is one who scatters, and increases yet more.
    There is one who withholds more than is appropriate, but gains poverty.
25 The liberal soul shall be made fat.
    He who waters shall be watered also himself.

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Proverbs 11:24-25 New International Version (NIV)

24 One person gives freely, yet gains even more;
    another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty.

25 A generous person will prosper;
    whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.

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Proverbs 11:28 World English Bible (WEB)

28 He who trusts in his riches will fall,
    but the righteous shall flourish as the green leaf.

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Proverbs 11:28 New International Version (NIV)

28 Those who trust in their riches will fall,
    but the righteous will thrive like a green leaf.

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Proverbs 12:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 He who tills his land shall have plenty of bread,
    but he who chases fantasies is void of understanding.

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Proverbs 12:11 New International Version (NIV)

11 Those who work their land will have abundant food,
    but those who chase fantasies have no sense.

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Proverbs 12:14 World English Bible (WEB)

14 A man shall be satisfied with good by the fruit of his mouth.
    The work of a man’s hands shall be rewarded to him.

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Proverbs 12:14 New International Version (NIV)

14 From the fruit of their lips people are filled with good things,
    and the work of their hands brings them reward.

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Proverbs 12:27 World English Bible (WEB)

27 The slothful man doesn’t roast his game,
    but the possessions of diligent men are prized.

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Proverbs 12:27 New International Version (NIV)

27 The lazy do not roast[a] any game,
    but the diligent feed on the riches of the hunt.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 12:27 The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
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Proverbs 13:4 World English Bible (WEB)

The soul of the sluggard desires, and has nothing,
    but the desire of the diligent shall be fully satisfied.

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Proverbs 13:4 New International Version (NIV)

A sluggard’s appetite is never filled,
    but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.

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Proverbs 13:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 Wealth gained dishonestly dwindles away,
    but he who gathers by hand makes it grow.

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Proverbs 13:11 New International Version (NIV)

11 Dishonest money dwindles away,
    but whoever gathers money little by little makes it grow.

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Proverbs 13:22 World English Bible (WEB)

22 A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children,
    but the wealth of the sinner is stored for the righteous.

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Proverbs 13:22 New International Version (NIV)

22 A good person leaves an inheritance for their children’s children,
    but a sinner’s wealth is stored up for the righteous.

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Proverbs 13:25 World English Bible (WEB)

25 The righteous one eats to the satisfying of his soul,
    but the belly of the wicked goes hungry.

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Proverbs 13:25 New International Version (NIV)

25 The righteous eat to their hearts’ content,
    but the stomach of the wicked goes hungry.

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