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Proverbs 4:26-27 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

26 Carefully consider the path[a] for your feet,
and all your ways will be established.
27 Don’t turn to the right or to the left;
keep your feet away from evil.

Footnotes:

  1. 4:26 Or Clear a path
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Proverbs 4:26-27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

26 Keep straight the path of your feet,
    and all your ways will be sure.
27 Do not swerve to the right or to the left;
    turn your foot away from evil.

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Proverbs 15:26 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

26 The Lord detests the plans of the one who is evil,
but pleasant words are pure.

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Proverbs 15:26 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

26 Evil plans are an abomination to the Lord,
    but gracious words are pure.

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Proverbs 16:2 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

All a person’s ways seem right to him,
but the Lord weighs motives.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 16:2 Lit spirits
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Proverbs 16:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

All one’s ways may be pure in one’s own eyes,
    but the Lord weighs the spirit.

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Proverbs 16:9 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

A person’s heart plans his way,
but the Lord determines his steps.

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Proverbs 16:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The human mind plans the way,
    but the Lord directs the steps.

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Proverbs 16:25 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

25 There is a way that seems right to a person,
but its end is the way to death.

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Proverbs 16:25 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

25 Sometimes there is a way that seems to be right,
    but in the end it is the way to death.

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Proverbs 16:33 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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

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Proverbs 16:33 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

33 The lot is cast into the lap,
    but the decision is the Lord’s alone.

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Proverbs 19:2 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Even zeal is not good without knowledge,
and the one who acts hastily[a] sins.

Footnotes:

  1. 19:2 Lit who is hasty with feet
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Proverbs 19:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Desire without knowledge is not good,
    and one who moves too hurriedly misses the way.

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Proverbs 19:21 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

21 Many plans are in a person’s heart,
but the Lord’s decree will prevail.

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Proverbs 19:21 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

21 The human mind may devise many plans,
    but it is the purpose of the Lord that will be established.

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Proverbs 20:22 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

22 Don’t say, “I will avenge this evil!”
Wait on the Lord, and he will rescue you.

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Proverbs 20:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 Do not say, “I will repay evil”;
    wait for the Lord, and he will help you.

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Proverbs 21:27 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

27 The sacrifice of a wicked person is detestable—
how much more so
when he brings it with ulterior motives!

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Proverbs 21:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination;
    how much more when brought with evil intent.

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Proverbs 24:8-9 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The one who plots evil
will be called a schemer.
A foolish scheme is sin,
and a mocker is detestable to people.

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Proverbs 24:8-9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Whoever plans to do evil
    will be called a mischief-maker.
The devising of folly is sin,
    and the scoffer is an abomination to all.

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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