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Proverbs 12:11-13 Names of God Bible (NOG)

11 Whoever works his land will have plenty to eat,
    but the one who chases unrealistic dreams has no sense.
12 A wicked person delights in setting a trap for other evil people,
    but the roots of righteous people produce fruit.[a]
13 An evil person is trapped by his own sinful talk,
    but a righteous person escapes from trouble.


  1. Proverbs 12:12 Hebrew meaning of this verse uncertain.
Names of God Bible (NOG)

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Proverbs 12:11-13 New International Version (NIV)

11 Those who work their land will have abundant food,
    but those who chase fantasies have no sense.

12 The wicked desire the stronghold of evildoers,
    but the root of the righteous endures.

13 Evildoers are trapped by their sinful talk,
    and so the innocent escape trouble.

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