ESV VS NIV Proverbs 29

The crossed out text is what the ESV Bible version states, the readable text is the NIV. I thought you, as I did find the dramatic difference interesting.

‎The New International Version
‎45% difference
‎‎Pr 29:1 He who is often reproved, yet stiffens his neck,‌Whoever remains stiff-necked after many rebukes‌ will suddenly be broken beyond healing‌destroyed—without remedy‌.
‎‎2 When the righteous increase‌thrive‌, the people rejoice, but‌;‌ when the wicked rule, the people groan.
‎‎3 He‌A man‌ who loves wisdom makes‌brings joy to‌ his fatherglad‌, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
‎‎4 By justice a king builds up the land‌gives a country stability‌, but he‌those‌ who exacts gifts tears‌are greedy for bribes tear‌ it down.
‎‎5 A man‌Those‌ who flatters his neighbor spreads a net‌flatter their neighbors are spreading nets‌ for his‌their‌ feet.
‎‎6 An evil man is ensnared in his transgression‌Evildoers are snared by their own sin‌, but a‌the‌ righteous man sings‌shout for joy‌ and rejoices‌are glad‌.
‎‎7 A‌The‌ righteous man knows‌care about justice for‌ the rights of‌poor, but‌ the poor; a‌wicked man does not understand‌have no‌ such knowledge‌concern‌.
‎‎8 Scoffers set‌Mockers stir up‌ a cityaflame‌, but the wise turn away wrath‌anger‌.
‎‎9 If a wise man has an argument‌person goes to court‌ with a fool, the fool only‌rages and laughs‌scoffs‌, and there is no quiet‌peace‌.
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