Proverbs 16:28

English Standard Version

28 A dishonest man spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends. (Pr 15:18; Pr 17:9; Pr 18:8; Pr 26:20; Pr 26:22)

New International Version

28 A perverse person stirs up conflict, and a gossip separates close friends.

New International Reader’s Version

28 A twisted person stirs up conflict. Anyone who talks about others separates close friends.

King James Version

28 A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth chief friends.