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Proverbs 1:3

Bible Rank: 1,133
For receiving instruction in prudent behavior, doing what is right and just and fair NIV
Receive instruction in wise dealing and the discipline of wise thoughtfulness, righteousness, justice, and integrity AMP
To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity; KJV

Proverbs 9:10

Bible Rank: 1,164
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. NIV
The reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord is the beginning (the chief and choice part) of Wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight and understanding. AMP
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding. KJV

Proverbs 17:22

Bible Rank: 1,419
A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. NIV
A happy heart is good medicine and a cheerful mind works healing, but a broken spirit dries up the bones. [Prov. 12:25; 15:13, 15.] AMP
A merry heart doeth good like a medicine: but a broken spirit drieth the bones. KJV

Proverbs 6:16

Bible Rank: 1,489
There are six things the LORD hates, seven that are detestable to him: NIV
These six things the Lord hates, indeed, seven are an abomination to Him: AMP
These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: KJV

Proverbs 1:4

Bible Rank: 1,523
For giving prudence to those who are simple, knowledge and discretion to the young – NIV
That prudence may be given to the simple, and knowledge, discretion, and discernment to the youth-- AMP
To give subtilty to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion. KJV

Proverbs 28:13

Bible Rank: 1,557
Those who conceal their sins do not prosper, but those who confess and renounce them find mercy. NIV
He who covers his transgressions will not prosper, but whoever confesses and forsakes his sins will obtain mercy. [Ps. 32:3, 5; I John 1:8-10.] AMP
He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh them shall have mercy. KJV

Proverbs 16:3

Bible Rank: 1,638
Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. NIV
Roll your works upon the Lord [commit and trust them wholly to Him; He will cause your thoughts to become agreeable to His will, and] so shall your plans be established and succeed. AMP
Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established. KJV

Proverbs 16:9

Bible Rank: 1,653
In their hearts human beings plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps. NIV
A man's mind plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps and makes them sure. [Ps. 37:23; Prov. 20:24; Jer. 10:23.] AMP
A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps. KJV

Proverbs 16:18

Bible Rank: 1,688
Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall. NIV
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall. AMP
Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall. KJV

Proverbs 15:1

Bible Rank: 1,806
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. NIV
A SOFT answer turns away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger. [Prov. 25:15.] AMP
A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger. KJV

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