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Proverbs 28


Warnings and Instructions

Proverbs 28:1   The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, But the righteous are bold as a lion.
Proverbs 28:2   By the transgression of a land many are its princes, But by a man of understanding and knowledge, so it endures.
Proverbs 28:3   A poor man who oppresses the lowly Is like a driving rain which leaves no food.
Proverbs 28:4   Those who forsake the law praise the wicked, But those who keep the law strive with them.
Proverbs 28:5   Evil men do not understand justice, But those who seek the LORD understand all things.
Proverbs 28:6   Better is the poor who walks in his integrity Than he who is crooked though he be rich.
Proverbs 28:7   He who keeps the law is a discerning son, But he who is a companion of gluttons humiliates his father.
Proverbs 28:8   He who increases his wealth by interest and usury Gathers it for him who is gracious to the poor.
Proverbs 28:9   He who turns away his ear from listening to the law, Even his prayer is an abomination.
Proverbs 28:10   He who leads the upright astray in an evil way Will himself fall into his own pit, But the blameless will inherit good.
Proverbs 28:11   The rich man is wise in his own eyes, But the poor who has understanding sees through him.
Proverbs 28:12   When the righteous triumph, there is great glory, But when the wicked rise, men hide themselves.
Proverbs 28:13   He who conceals his transgressions will not prosper, But he who confesses and forsakes them will find compassion.
Proverbs 28:14   How blessed is the man who fears always, But he who hardens his heart will fall into calamity.
Proverbs 28:15   Like a roaring lion and a rushing bear Is a wicked ruler over a poor people.
Proverbs 28:16   A leader who is a great oppressor lacks understanding, But he who hates unjust gain will prolong his days.
Proverbs 28:17   A man who is laden with the guilt of human blood Will be a fugitive until death; let no one support him.
Proverbs 28:18   He who walks blamelessly will be delivered, But he who is crooked will fall all at once.
Proverbs 28:19   He who tills his land will have plenty of food, But he who follows empty pursuits will have poverty in plenty.
Proverbs 28:20   A faithful man will abound with blessings, But he who makes haste to be rich will not go unpunished.
Proverbs 28:21   To show partiality is not good, Because for a piece of bread a man will transgress.
Proverbs 28:22   A man with an evil eye hastens after wealth And does not know that want will come upon him.
Proverbs 28:23   He who rebukes a man will afterward find more favor Than he who flatters with the tongue.
Proverbs 28:24   He who robs his father or his mother And says, "It is not a transgression," Is the companion of a man who destroys.
Proverbs 28:25   An arrogant man stirs up strife, But he who trusts in the LORD will prosper.
Proverbs 28:26   He who trusts in his own heart is a fool, But he who walks wisely will be delivered.
Proverbs 28:27   He who gives to the poor will never want, But he who shuts his eyes will have many curses.
Proverbs 28:28   When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.
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