Righteousness in the book of Proverbs

PS: these are just some verses containing the word righteousness found in the book of Proverbs.

 

Ill-gotten gains do not profit, But righteousness delivers from death. [Proverbs 10:2]

 

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, But righteousness delivers from death. [Proverbs 11:4]

 

The righteousness of the blameless will smooth his way, But the wicked will fall by his own wickedness. [Proverbs 11:5]

 

The righteousness of the upright will deliver them, But the treacherous will be caught by their own greed. [Proverbs 11:6]

 

The wicked earns deceptive wages, But he who sows righteousness gets a true reward. [Proverbs 11:18]

 

He who is steadfast in righteousness will attain to life, And he who pursues evil will bring about his own death. [Proverbs 11:19]

 

In the way of righteousness is life, And in its pathway there is no death. [Proverbs 12:28]

 

Righteousness guards the one whose way is blameless, But wickedness subverts the sinner. [Proverbs 13:6]

 

The way of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord, But He loves one who pursues righteousness. [Proverbs 15:9]

 

Better is a little with righteousness Than great income with injustice. [Proverbs 16:8]

 

To do righteousness and justice Is desired by the Lord more than sacrifice. [Proverbs 21:3]

 

He who pursues righteousness and loyalty Finds life, righteousness and honor. [Proverbs 21:21]

 

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