Proverbs about Truth versus Lies

Do not let kindness and truth leave you;
Bind them around your neck,
Write them on the tablet of your heart.
So you will find favor and good repute
In the sight of God and man. (3:3-4)

He who speaks truth tells what is right, But a false witness, deceit. (12:17)

Truthful lips will be established forever, But a lying tongue is only for a moment. (12:19)

A trustworthy witness will not lie, But a false witness utters lies. (14:15)

Will they not go astray who devise evil? But kindness and truth will be to those who devise good. (14:22)

truthful witness saves lives, But he who utters lies is treacherous. (14:25)

By lovingkindness and truth iniquity is atoned for, And by the fear of the Lord one keeps away from evil. (16:6)

An evildoer listens to wicked lips; A liar pays attention to a destructive tongue. (17:4)

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will not escape. (19:5)

What is desirable in a man is his kindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar. (19:22)

Loyalty and truth preserve the king, And he upholds his throne by righteousness. (20:28)

A false witness will perish, But the man who listens to the truth will speak forever. (21:28)

Have I not written to you excellent things
Of counsels and knowledge,
To make you know the certainty of the words of truth
That you may correctly answer him who sent you? (22:21-22)

Buy truth, and do not sell itGet wisdom and instruction and understanding. (23:23)

If a king judges the poor with truth, His throne will be established forever. (29:14)

Every word of God is tested;
He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him.
Do not add to His words
Or He will reprove you, and you will be proved a liar. (30:5-6)

“Keep deception and lies far from me, Give me neither poverty nor riches; Feed me with the food that is my portion.” (30:8)

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