but jthe mouth of the upright delivers them. 10 c The proverbs of Solomon. 4  dAn excellent wife is ethe crown of her husband. ybut the righteous are rewarded with good. 8  lDo not reprove a scoffer, or he will hate you; mreprove a wise man, and he will love you. 24  jOne gives kfreely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want. 11 a A false balance is an abomination to the L ord,. 16  zThe vexation of a fool is known at once. 3  hThe Lord does not let the righteous go hungry. 26  Like vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes. jbut those who act faithfully are his delight. Font Size. but pa blessing is on the head of him who qsells it. 24  lWhat the wicked dreads mwill come upon him. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. but evil comes to rhim who searches for it. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 27  oWhoever is slothful will not roast his game, but the diligent man will get precious wealth.4. but she who fbrings shame is like grottenness in his bones. 11 Wealth gained hastily will dwindle, but whoever gathers little by little will increase it. that one may nturn away from the snares of death. but xa rod is for the back of him who ylacks sense. When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices, and when the wicked perish there are shouts … 2 A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion. Cross references. NIV 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. 20  Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise. 7  When the wicked dies, his khope will perish. 4 g Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, h but righteousness delivers from death. Proverbs 11:2 NIV Proverbs 11:2 NLT Proverbs 11:2 ESV Proverbs 11:2 NASB Proverbs 11:2 KJV Proverbs 11:2 Bible Apps Proverbs 11:2 Biblia Paralela Proverbs 11:2 Chinese Bible Proverbs 11:2 French Bible Proverbs 11:2 German Bible Bible Hub ESV Text Edition: 2016. 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 22  zA good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children. hbut a desire fulfilled is ia tree of life. 23  Doing wrong is jlike a joke to a fool. 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom. 30  The fruit of the righteous is wa tree of life. 11 A false balance is an abomination to the Lord, but a just weight is his delight. English Standard Version Update. Proverbs 16:11 A just balance and scales are the LORD's; all the weights in the bag are his work. 10 c The proverbs of Solomon.. d A wise son makes a glad father,. 14:1; 29:8] it is overthrown. 10  nWhen it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want. ibut he thwarts the craving of the wicked. d A wise son makes a glad father, e but a foolish son is a sorrow to his mother. 6  hThe righteousness of the upright delivers them. but the wicked brings shame1 and disgrace. but wthe wicked will not dwell in the land. 7  Whoever corrects a scoffer gets himself abuse. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Read full chapter. but by knowledge the righteous are delivered. Read full chapter. 19  Whoever is steadfast in righteousness ywill live. g but righteousness delivers from death.. 3 h The L ord does not let the righteous go hungry,. The righteousness of the blameless keeps his way straight, but the wicked falls by his own wickedness. 15  bA rich man’s wealth is his strong city; 16  The wage of the righteous leads cto life. that her guests are in the depths of Sheol. 12  sIf you are wise, you are wise for yourself; she takes a seat on wthe highest places of the town, 16  y“Whoever is simple, let him turn in here!”. English Standard Version Update. Proverbs 29:8 Scoffers set a … Cross references: Proverbs 19:11: See ch. but to turn away from evil is an abomination to fools. 23  The fallow ground of the poor would yield much food. 28:15-18, Dan. 12  Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge. 13  A wise son hears his father’s instruction. 9:19-22. 29  uThe way of the Lord is a stronghold to the blameless. but one who xsows righteousness gets a sure reward. 18 Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment. Proverbs 11:3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. 9  rWhoever walks in integrity walks securely. but athe sinner’s wealth is laid up for the righteous. 29  Whoever utroubles his own household will vinherit the wind. and none who waters will himself be watered. but the root of cthe righteous will never be moved. and the fool will be servant to the wise of heart. English Standard Version (ESV). 13  Whoever rgoes about slandering reveals secrets. 4  gRiches do not profit in the day of wrath. and the fool will be servant to the wise of heart. 13  An evil man is ensnared uby the transgression of his lips,1. The Proverbs of Solomon. 30  vThe righteous will never be removed. xand the work of a man’s hand comes back to him. 2  A good man bobtains favor from the Lord. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 3 When wickedness comes, contempt comes also, and with dishonor comes disgrace. ebut a foolish son is a sorrow to his mother. 10  fBy insolence comes nothing but strife. but the root of the righteous bears fruit. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. English Standard Version Update. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 2  From the fruit of his mouth a man reats what is good. sbut in an abundance of counselors there is safety. Trust in the Lord with All Your Heart. 20  Those of acrooked heart are ban abomination to the Lord. 8  qThe wise of heart will receive commandments. 2 c When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with d the humble is wisdom. Proverbs 16:29 A man of violence entices his neighbor and leads him in a way that is not good. e but a foolish son is a sorrow to his mother.. 2 f Treasures gained by wickedness do not profit,. 10  pThe fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. 11 The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life, but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence. and qthe knowledge of the Holy One is insight. but the wicked falls by his own wickedness. 11 u and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want like an armed man. 25  When othe tempest passes, the wicked is no more. and lthe expectation of wealth1 perishes too. ESV 1 A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, but a just weight is his delight. 3 My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my … 3  tWhoever guards his mouth preserves his life; uhe who opens wide his lips vcomes to ruin. i but he thwarts the craving of the wicked.. 4 A slack hand j causes poverty,. but # Ps. 25  lWhoever brings blessing mwill be enriched. but the way of the wicked leads them astray. 11 By the blessing of the upright a city is exalted, but by the mouth of the wicked it is overthrown. 11  For by me ryour days will be multiplied. 11  uThe mouth of the righteous is va fountain of life. Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, ch. but ethe lamp of the wicked will be put out. 1 a A false balance is an abomination to the Lord, b but a just weight is his delight. 2  She has yslaughtered her beasts; she has zmixed her wine; 3  She has bsent out her young women to ccall, 4  e“Whoever is simple, let him turn in here!”. 12:7; [Ps. b but a just weight is his delight.. 2 c When pride comes, then comes disgrace,. 19  eWhen words are many, transgression is not lacking. but athe mouth of a fool brings ruin near. while the slothful will be mput to forced labor. Proverbs 11:12 Whoever belittles his neighbor lacks sense, but a man of understanding remains silent. mbut the house of the righteous will stand. but he who rejects reproof leads others astray. Proverbs 13:11. but a man of understanding remains silent. 32  The lips of the righteous yknow what is acceptable. The Proverbs of Solomon. but gthe offspring of the righteous will be delivered. 13  On the lips of him who has understanding, wisdom is found. 28  sThe hope of the righteous brings joy. Proverbs 11:6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the treacherous are taken captive by their lust. 7  oThe memory of the righteous is a blessing. 7  aOne pretends to be rich,2 yet has nothing; banother pretends to be poor,3 yet has great wealth. 12  Whoever qbelittles his neighbor lacks sense. but the way of the treacherous is their ruin.7. but the companion of fools will suffer harm. and he who reproves a wicked man incurs injury. 31  xThe mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom. but with d the humble is wisdom.. 3 e The integrity of the upright guides them,. Proverbs 20:23 Unequal weights are an abomination to the LORD, and false scales are not good. 11 A false balance is an abomination to the Lord, but a just weight is his delight. but whoever gathers little by little will increase it. but he who is trustworthy in spirit keeps a thing covered. and when the wicked perish there are shouts of gladness. 17  A wicked messenger falls into trouble. 10  Whoever twinks the eye causes trouble. Proverbs 11 The Proverbs of Solomon. 22  iThe blessing of the Lord makes rich. Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death. 25  nAnxiety in a man’s heart weighs him down, 26  One who is righteous is a guide to his neighbor,3. 9  With his mouth the godless man would destroy his neighbor. 17  Whoever heeds instruction is on dthe path to life. 5  The righteousness of the blameless ikeeps his way straight. She has slaughtered her beasts; she has mixed her wine; she has also set her table. 31  If ythe righteous is repaid on earth. He who gathers in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps in harvest is a son who brings shame. 2 f Treasures gained by wickedness do not profit, g but righteousness delivers from death. but pthe righteous is established forever. Proverbs 11. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. kbut the hand of the diligent makes rich. 5  He who lgathers in summer is a prudent son. 26 The people curse him who holds back grain, but a blessing is on the head of him who sells it. 4  wThe soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing. 5 It is not good to be partial to [] the wicked ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: Old and New Testament Sets, 46 Volumes, ESV Study Bible, Personal Size (TruTone Imitation Leather, Brown with Mosaic Cross Design), Proverbs, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal, ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition, Cloth over Board, Tan. but kwisdom is pleasure to a man of understanding. Proverbs 11. 10 The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the treacherous 11 are taken captive by their … 11  gWealth gained hastily4 will dwindle. 17  aWhoever speaks2 the truth gives honest evidence. Proverbs 11:26: ch. 21  eBe assured, fan evil person will not go unpunished. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 16  qEvery prudent man acts with knowledge. When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom. She has sent out her young women to call from the highest places in the town, “Whoever is simple, let him turn in here!” To him who lacks sense she says, “Come, eat of my bread and drink of the wine I have mixed. Good sense makes one slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook an offense. Where there is no guidance, a people falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety. Proverbs 11:8 The righteous is delivered from trouble, and the wicked walks into it instead. 14  The teaching of the wise is ma fountain of life. but the belly of the wicked suffers want. 11  By the blessing of the upright a city is exalted. Footnotes. but he who makes his ways crooked swill be found out. 24 One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want. 9  Give instruction2 to a wise man, and he will be nstill wiser; teach a righteous man, and he will oincrease in learning. 28  pIn the path of righteousness is life. 14  Where there is sno guidance, a people falls. 3  eThe integrity of the upright guides them. rbut the years of the wicked will be short. Proverbs 28:2 When a land transgresses, it has many rulers, but with a man of understanding and knowledge, its stability will long continue. but the tongue of the wise brings dhealing. Font Size. 15  yThe way of a fool is right in his own eyes. so is the sluggard to those who send him. Read verse in English Standard Version but the mouth of the wicked, zwhat is perverse. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 25  dThe righteous has enough to satisfy his appetite. 27  Whoever diligently seeks good seeks favor,2. 18  But he does not know bthat the dead4 are there. but with those who take advice is wisdom. but the treacherous jare taken captive by their lust. 20  The tongue of the righteous is gchoice silver; the heart of the wicked is of little worth. 6  Blessings are on the head of the righteous, but nthe mouth of the wicked conceals violence.1. fbut whoever restrains his lips is prudent. f but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them.. 4 g Riches do not profit in the day of wrath,. 6  yRighteousness guards him whose zway is blameless. Proverbs The Beginning of Knowledge. 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 26  oThe people curse him who holds back grain. The Way of Wisdom - Wisdom has built her house; she has hewn her seven pillars. 18  Poverty and disgrace come to him who tignores instruction. Proverbs 19:11 English Standard Version (ESV) 11 Good sense makes one slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook an offense. 5  hThe thoughts of the righteous are just; the counsels of the wicked are deceitful. 11 (A)A false balance is an abomination to the Lord,    (B)but a just weight is his delight.2 (C)When pride comes, then comes disgrace,    but with (D)the humble is wisdom.3 (E)The integrity of the upright guides them,    (F)but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them.4 (G)Riches do not profit in the day of wrath,    (H)but righteousness delivers from death.5 The righteousness of the blameless (I)keeps his way straight,    but the wicked falls by his own wickedness.6 (J)The righteousness of the upright delivers them,    but the treacherous (K)are taken captive by their lust.7 When the wicked dies, his (L)hope will perish,    and (M)the expectation of wealth[a] perishes too.8 (N)The righteous is delivered from trouble,    and the wicked walks into it instead.9 With his mouth the godless man would destroy his neighbor,    but by knowledge the righteous are delivered.10 (O)When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices,    and when the wicked perish there are shouts of gladness.11 By the blessing of the upright a city is exalted,    but (P)by the mouth of the wicked (Q)it is overthrown.12 Whoever (R)belittles his neighbor lacks sense,    but a man of understanding remains silent.13 Whoever (S)goes about slandering reveals secrets,    but he who is trustworthy in spirit keeps a thing covered.14 Where there is (T)no guidance, a people falls,    (U)but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.15 (V)Whoever puts up security for a stranger will surely suffer harm,    but he who hates striking hands in pledge is secure.16 (W)A gracious woman gets honor,    and (X)violent men get riches.17 (Y)A man who is kind benefits himself,    but a cruel man hurts himself.18 The wicked earns deceptive wages,    but one who (Z)sows righteousness gets a sure reward.19 Whoever is steadfast in righteousness (AA)will live,    but (AB)he who pursues evil will die.20 Those of (AC)crooked heart are (AD)an abomination to the Lord,    but those of (AE)blameless ways are (AF)his delight.21 (AG)Be assured, (AH)an evil person will not go unpunished,    but (AI)the offspring of the righteous will be delivered.22 Like (AJ)a gold ring in a pig's snout    is a beautiful woman without discretion.23 The desire of the righteous ends only in good,    (AK)the expectation of the wicked in wrath.24 (AL)One gives (AM)freely, yet grows all the richer;    another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want.25 (AN)Whoever brings blessing (AO)will be enriched,    and (AP)one who waters will himself be watered.26 (AQ)The people curse him who holds back grain,    but (AR)a blessing is on the head of him who (AS)sells it.27 Whoever diligently seeks good seeks favor,[b]    but evil comes to (AT)him who searches for it.28 Whoever (AU)trusts in his riches will fall,    but the righteous will (AV)flourish like a green leaf.29 Whoever (AW)troubles his own household will (AX)inherit the wind,    and the fool will be servant to the wise of heart.30 The fruit of the righteous is (AY)a tree of life,    and whoever (AZ)captures souls is wise.31 If (BA)the righteous is repaid on earth,    how much more the wicked and the sinner! 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