King James Version
He that speaketh truth sheweth forth righteousness: but a false witness deceit.
Darby Bible Translation
He that uttereth truth sheweth forth righteousness; but a false witness deceit.
World English Bible
He who is truthful testifies honestly, but a false witness lies.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso uttereth faithfulness declareth righteousness, And a false witness -- deceit.
Proverbs 12:17 Parallel
CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
He that speaketh truth sheweth forth righteousness: but a false witness deceit.Proverbs 12:17 Parallel Commentaries
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To Pastors and Teachers If all who laboured for the conversion of others were to introduce them immediately into Prayer and the Interior Life, and make it their main design to gain and win over the heart, numberless as well as permanent conversions would certainly ensue. On the contrary, few and transient fruits must attend that labour which is confined to outward matters; such as burdening the disciple with a thousand precepts for external exercises, instead of leaving the soul to Christ by the …
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A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
A fool's wrath is presently known: but a prudent man covereth shame.
There is that speaketh like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise is health.
A faithful witness will not lie: but a false witness will utter lies.
These are the things that ye shall do; Speak ye every man the truth to his neighbour; execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates:
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