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Proverbs 12:5-6

New American Standard Bible

Chapter 12

5 The thoughts of the righteous are just, But the counsels of the wicked are deceitful. 6 The words of the wicked wait in ambush for blood, But the mouth of the upright will rescue them.
King James Version

Chapter 12

5 The thoughts of the righteous are right: but the counsels of the wicked are deceit.
6 The words of the wicked are to lie in wait for blood: but the mouth of the upright shall deliver them.
Christian Standard Bible

Chapter 12

5 The thoughts of the righteous are just, but guidance from the wicked is deceitful.
6 The words of the wicked are a deadly ambush, but the speech of the upright rescues them.
New Living Translation

Chapter 12

5 The plans of the godly are just; the advice of the wicked is treacherous.
6 The words of the wicked are like a murderous ambush, but the words of the godly save lives.
English Standard Version

Chapter 12

5 The thoughts of the righteous are just; the counsels of the wicked are deceitful. 6 The words of the wicked lie in wait for blood, but the mouth of the upright delivers them.
New International Version

Chapter 12

5 The plans of the righteous are just, but the advice of the wicked is deceitful.
6 The words of the wicked lie in wait for blood, but the speech of the upright rescues them.