||Who rejoice to do evil, and delight in the frowardness of
||A naughty person, a wicked man, walketh with a froward
||He that reproveth a scorner getteth to himself shame: and
he that rebuketh a wicked man getteth himself a blot.
||When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish:
and the hope of unjust men perisheth.
||The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked
cometh in his stead.
||A good man obtaineth favour of the LORD: but a man of
wicked devices will he condemn.
||A man shall not be established by wickedness: but the
root of the righteous shall not be moved.
||A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast: but the
tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.
||The righteous is more excellent than his neighbour: but
the way of the wicked seduceth them.
||A righteous man hateth lying: but a wicked man is
loathsome, and cometh to shame.
||The righteous eateth to the satisfying of his soul: but
the belly of the wicked shall want.
||The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the
LORD: but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
||The heart of the righteous studieth to answer: but the
mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things.
||The LORD is far from the wicked: but he heareth the
prayer of the righteous.
||A wicked doer giveth heed to false lips; and a liar
giveth ear to a naughty tongue.
||A wicked man taketh a gift out of the bosom to pervert
the ways of judgment.
||A wise king scattereth the wicked, and bringeth the wheel
||An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the
wicked, is sin.
||The soul of the wicked desireth evil: his neighbour
findeth no favour in his eyes.
||The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous, and the
transgressor for the upright.
||A wicked man hardeneth his face: but as for the upright,
he directeth his way.
||For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again:
but the wicked shall fall into mischief.
||As a mad man who casteth firebrands, arrows, and death,
||The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous
are bold as a lion.
||They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as
keep the law contend with them.
||The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his
||An unjust man is an abomination to the just: and he that
is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked.