10:15. The substance of a rich man is the city of his strength: the fear of the poor is their poverty.
10:16. The work of the just is unto life: but the fruit of the wicked unto sin.
10:17. The way of life, to him that observeth correction: but he that forsaketh reproofs, goeth astray.
10:18. Lying lips hide hatred: he that uttereth reproach, is foolish.
10:19. In the multitude of words there shall not want sin: but he that refraineth his lips, is most wise.
10:20. The tongue of the just is as choice silver: but the heart of the wicked is nothing worth.
10:21. The lips of the just teach many: but they that are ignorant, shall die in the want of understanding.
10:22. The blessing of the Lord maketh men rich: neither shall affliction be joined to them.
10:23. A fool worketh mischief as it were for sport: but wisdom is prudence to a man.
10:24. That which the wicked feareth, shall come upon him: to the just their desire shall be given.
10:25. As a tempest that passeth, so the wicked shall be no more: but the just is as an everlasting foundation.
10:26. As vinegar to the teeth, and smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to them that sent him.
10:27. The fear of the Lord shall prolong days: and the years of the wicked shall be shortened.
10:28. The expectation of the just is joy: but the hope of the wicked shall perish.
10:29. The strength of the upright is the way of the Lord: and fear to them that work evil.
10:30. The just shall never be moved: but the wicked shall not dwell on the earth.
10:31. The mouth of the just shall bring forth wisdom: the tongue of the perverse shall perish.
10:32. The lips of the just consider what is acceptable: and the mouth of the wicked uttereth perverse things.
Proverbs Chapter 11
11:1. A deceitful balance is an abomination before the Lord: and a just weight is his will.
11:2. Where pride is, there also shall be reproach: but where humility is, there also is wisdom.
11:3. The simplicity of the just shall guide them: and the deceitfulness of the wicked shall destroy them.
11:4. Riches shall not profit in the day of revenge: but justice shall deliver from death.
11:5. The justice of the upright shall make his way prosperous: and the wicked man shall fall by his own wickedness.
11:6. The justice of the righteous shall deliver them: and the unjust shall be caught in their own snares.
11:7. When the wicked man is dead, there shall be no hope any more: and the expectation of the solicitous shall perish.
11:8. The just is delivered out of distress: and the wicked shall be given up for him.
11:9. The dissembler with his mouth deceiveth his friend: but the just shall be delivered by knowledge.
11:10. When it goeth well with the just, the city shall rejoice: and when the wicked perish, there shall be praise.
11:11. By the blessing of the just the city shall be exalted: and by the mouth of the wicked it shall be overthrown.
11:12. He that despiseth his friend, is mean of heart: but the wise man will hold his peace.
11:13. He that walketh deceitfully, revealeth secrets: but he that is faithful, concealeth the thing committed to him by his friend.
11:14. Where there is no governor, the people shall fall: but there is safety where there is much counsel.
11:15. He shall be afflicted with evil, that is surety for a stranger: but he that is aware of snares, shall be secure.
11:16. A gracious woman shall find glory: and the strong shall have riches.
11:17. A merciful man doth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel casteth off even his own kindred.
11:18. The wicked maketh an unsteady work: but to him that soweth justice, there is a faithful reward.
11:19. Clemency prepareth life: and the pursuing of evil things, death.
11:20. A perverse heart is abominable to the Lord: and his will is in them that walk sincerely.
11:21. Hand in hand the evil man shall not be innocent: but the seed of the just shall be saved.
11:22. A golden ring in a swine's snout, a woman fair and foolish.
11:23. The desire of the just is all good, the expectation of the wicked is indignation.
11:24. Some distribute their own goods, and grow richer: others take away what is not their own, and are always in want.
11:25. The soul that blesseth, shall be made fat: and he that inebriateth, shall be inebriated also himself.
11:26. He that hideth up corn, shall be cursed among the people: but a blessing upon the head of them that sell.
11:27. Well doth he rise early who seeketh good things; but he that seeketh after evil things, shall be oppressed by them.
11:28. He that trusteth in his riches shall fall: but the just shall spring up as a green leaf.
11:29. He that troubleth his own house, shall inherit the winds: and the fool shall serve the wise.
11:30. The fruit of the just man is a tree of life: and he that gaineth souls is wise.
11:31. If the just man receive in the earth, how much more the wicked and the sinner.