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Proverbs 14:31-33 World English Bible (WEB)

31 He who oppresses the poor shows contempt for his Maker,
    but he who is kind to the needy honors him.
32 The wicked is brought down in his calamity,
    but in death, the righteous has a refuge.
33 Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding,
    and is even made known in the inward part of fools.

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Proverbs 14:31-33 New International Version (NIV)

31 Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker,
    but whoever is kind to the needy honors God.

32 When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down,
    but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God.

33 Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning
    and even among fools she lets herself be known.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 14:33 Hebrew; Septuagint and Syriac discerning / but in the heart of fools she is not known
New International Version (NIV)

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