Chapter 11 :: Proverbs
Proverbs 11:1 - A false balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight.
Proverbs 11:2 - When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.
Proverbs 11:3 - The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.
Proverbs 11:4 - Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivereth from death.
Proverbs 11:5 - The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
Proverbs 11:6 - The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them: but transgressors shall be taken in their own naughtiness.
Proverbs 11:7 - When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish: and the hope of unjust men perisheth.
Proverbs 11:8 - The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.
Proverbs 11:9 - An hypocrite with his mouth destroyeth his neighbour: but through knowledge shall the just be delivered.
Proverbs 11:10 - When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
Proverbs 11:11 - By the blessing of the upright the city is exalted: but it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked.
Proverbs 11:12 - He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.
Proverbs 11:13 - A talebearer revealeth secrets: but he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the matter.
Proverbs 11:14 - Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.
Proverbs 11:15 - He that is surety for a stranger shall smart for it: and he that hateth suretiship is sure.
Proverbs 11:16 - A gracious woman retaineth honour: and strong men retain riches.
Proverbs 11:17 - The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh.
Proverbs 11:18 - The wicked worketh a deceitful work: but to him that soweth righteousness shall be a sure reward.
Proverbs 11:19 - As righteousness tendeth to life: so he that pursueth evil pursueth it to his own death.
Proverbs 11:20 - They that are of a froward heart are abomination to the LORD: but such as are upright in their way are his delight.
Proverbs 11:21 - Though hand join in hand, the wicked shall not be unpunished: but the seed of the righteous shall be delivered.
Proverbs 11:22 - As a jewel of gold in a swine's snout, so is a fair woman which is without discretion.
Proverbs 11:23 - The desire of the righteous is only good: but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.
Proverbs 11:24 - There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty.
Proverbs 11:25 - The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.
Proverbs 11:26 - He that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him: but blessing shall be upon the head of him that selleth it.
Proverbs 11:27 - He that diligently seeketh good procureth favour: but he that seeketh mischief, it shall come unto him.
Proverbs 11:28 - He that trusteth in his riches shall fall; but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.
Proverbs 11:29 - He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.
Proverbs 11:30 - The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.
Proverbs 11:31 - Behold, the righteous shall be recompensed in the earth: much more the wicked and the sinner.