Righteousness preserveth him that is perfect in the way; but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.
1 Corinthians 3:3
for ye are yet carnal. For whereas there are among you emulation and strife, are ye not carnal, and walk according to man?
Jehovah is known by the judgment he hath executed: the wicked is ensnared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.
In the transgression of the lips is an evil snare; but a righteous man shall go forth out of trouble.
In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare; but the righteous shall sing and rejoice.
Let the wicked fall into their own nets, whilst that I withal pass over.
There shall no evil happen to a righteous man; but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.
His own iniquities shall take the wicked, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sin.
There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.
This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye should no longer walk as the rest of the nations walk in the vanity of their mind, being darkened in understanding, estranged from the life of God by reason of the ignorance which is in them, by reason of the hardness of their hearts, who having cast off all feeling, have given themselves up to lasciviousness, to work all uncleanness with greedy unsatisfied lust.
And the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked. And they sewed fig-leaves together, and made themselves aprons.
The wise shall inherit glory; but shame shall be the promotion of the foolish.
A righteous man hateth lying; but the wicked maketh himself odious and cometh to shame.
For this cause, even as by one man sin entered into the world, and by sin death; and thus death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned:
For the wages of sin is death; but the act of favour of God, eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
For we know that the law is spiritual: but I am fleshly, sold under sin.