Proverbs 28:25
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New International Version
The greedy stir up conflict, but those who trust in the LORD will prosper.


New American Standard Bible
An arrogant man stirs up strife, But he who trusts in the LORD will prosper.


King James Bible
He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.


Holman Christian Standard Bible
A greedy person provokes conflict, but whoever trusts in the LORD will prosper.


International Standard Version
An arrogant man stirs up dissension, but anyone who trusts in the LORD prospers.


American Standard Version
He that is of a greedy spirit stirreth up strife; But he that putteth his trust in Jehovah shall be made fat.


Douay-Rheims Bible
He that boasteth, and puffeth up himself, stirreth up quarrels: but he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be healed.


Darby Bible Translation
He that is puffed up in soul exciteth contention; but he that relieth upon Jehovah shall be made fat.


Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is proud in soul stirreth up contention, And whoso is trusting on Jehovah is made fat.
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Context
The Righteous Are as Bold as a Lion

1The wicked flee when no man pursues: but the righteous are bold as a lion. 2For the transgression of a land many are the princes thereof: but by a man of understanding and knowledge the state thereof shall be prolonged. 3A poor man that oppresses the poor is like a sweeping rain which leaves no food. 4They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law contend with them. 5Evil men understand not judgment: but they that seek the LORD understand all things. 6Better is the poor that walks in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich. 7Whoever keeps the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of riotous men shames his father. 8He that by usury and unjust gain increases his substance, he shall gather it for him that will pity the poor. 9He that turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination. 10Whoever causes the righteous to go astray in an evil way, he shall fall himself into his own pit: but the upright shall have good things in possession. 11The rich man is wise in his own conceit; but the poor that has understanding searches him out. 12When righteous men do rejoice, there is great glory: but when the wicked rise, a man is hidden. 13He that covers his sins shall not prosper: but whoever confesses and forsakes them shall have mercy. 14Happy is the man that fears always: but he that hardens his heart shall fall into mischief. 15As a roaring lion, and a ranging bear; so is a wicked ruler over the poor people. 16The prince that wants understanding is also a great oppressor: but he that hates covetousness shall prolong his days. 17A man that does violence to the blood of any person shall flee to the pit; let no man stay him. 18Whoever walks uprightly shall be saved: but he that is perverse in his ways shall fall at once. 19He that tills his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that follows after vain persons shall have poverty enough. 20A faithful man shall abound with blessings: but he that makes haste to be rich shall not be innocent. 21To have respect of persons is not good: for for a piece of bread that man will transgress. 22He that hastens to be rich has an evil eye, and considers not that poverty shall come on him. 23He that rebukes a man afterwards shall find more favor than he that flatters with the tongue. 24Whoever robs his father or his mother, and said, It is no transgression; the same is the companion of a destroyer. 25He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be made fat. 26He that trusts in his own heart is a fool: but whoever walks wisely, he shall be delivered. 27He that gives to the poor shall not lack: but he that hides his eyes shall have many a curse. 28When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.
Cross References
1 Timothy 6:6
But godliness with contentment is great gain.


Proverbs 10:3
The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish: but he casts away the substance of the wicked.


Proverbs 11:25
The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that waters shall be watered also himself.


Proverbs 15:18
A wrathful man stirs up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeases strife.


Proverbs 15:27
He that is greedy of gain troubles his own house; but he that hates gifts shall live.


Proverbs 29:25
The fear of man brings a snare: but whoever puts his trust in the LORD shall be safe.


Treasury of Scripture

He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

that is

Proverbs 10:12 Hatred stirs up strifes: but love covers all sins.

Proverbs 13:10 Only by pride comes contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.

Proverbs 15:18 A wrathful man stirs up strife: but he that is slow to anger appeases strife.

Proverbs 21:24 Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who deals in proud wrath.

Proverbs 22:10 Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; yes, strife and reproach shall cease.

Proverbs 29:22 An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression.

he that putteth

Psalm 84:12 O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man that trusts in you.

Jeremiah 17:7,8 Blessed is the man that trusts in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is...

1 Timothy 6:6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.

made

Proverbs 11:25 The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that waters shall be watered also himself.

Proverbs 13:4 The soul of the sluggard desires, and has nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.

Proverbs 15:30 The light of the eyes rejoices the heart: and a good report makes the bones fat.

Isaiah 58:11 And the LORD shall guide you continually, and satisfy your soul in drought, and make fat your bones...

Strong's Concordance
He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
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Proverbs Chapter 28 Verse 25

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