Proverbs 17:9-11 1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)
9 He that covereth a transgression, seeketh love: but he that repeateth a matter, separateth the [a]prince.
10 A reproof entereth more into him that hath understanding, than an hundred stripes into a fool.
11 A seditious person seeketh only evil, and a cruel [b]messenger shall be sent against him.
Proverbs 17:9-11 New International Version (NIV)
9 Whoever would foster love covers over an offense,
10 A rebuke impresses a discerning person
11 Evildoers foster rebellion against God;