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The Parallel Bible. The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments translated out of the Original Tongues: being the Authorised Version arranged in parallel columns with the Revised Version (Oxford University Press, 1885). The Book of Proverbs.
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2* All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the Lord weigheth the spirits.
4 The Lord hath made all things for himself: * yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.
6 By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the Lordmen depart from evil.
7 When a man’s ways please the Lord, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him.
8* Better is a little with righteousness than great revenues without right.
9* A man’s heart deviseth his way: but the Lord directeth his steps.
10† A divine sentence is in the lips of the king: his mouth transgresseth not in judgment.
12It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness.
13 Righteous lips are the delight of kings; and they love him that speaketh right.
14 The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wise man will pacify it.
15 In the light of the king’s countenance is life; and * his favour is as a cloud of the latter rain.
16* How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!
17 The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that keepeth his way preserveth his soul.
18* Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.
19 Better it is to be of an humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud.
21 The wise in heart shall be called prudent: and the sweetness of the lips increaseth learning.
22* Understanding is a wellspring of life unto him that hath it: but the instruction of fools is folly.
23 The heart of the wise † teacheth his mouth, and addeth learning to his lips.
24 Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.
25* There is a way that seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death
27† An ungodly man diggeth up evil: and in his lips there is as a burning fire.
29 A violent man enticeth his neighbour, and leadeth him into the way that is not good.
30 He shutteth his eyes to devise froward things: moving his lips he bringeth evil to pass.
31 The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.
32He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city.
33 The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the Lord.
[* ] ver. 9. ch 19. 21. & 20 24. Jer. 10. 23.
[∥ ] Or, disposings.
[* ] ch. 21. 2.
[* ] Ps 37. 5. & 55. 23. Matt. 6. 25. Luke 12. 22. 1 Pet. 5. 7.
[† ] Heb. Roll.
[* ] Job 21. 30.
[* ] ch 6 17. & 8. 13.
[† ] Heb. held innocent.
[* ] Ps. 37. 16. ch. 15 16.
[* ] ver. 1.
[† ] Heb. Divination
[* ] Lev. 19. 36. ch 11. 1.
[† ] Heb. all the stones.
[* ] ch. 19. 12.
[* ] ch. 8. 11.
[* ] ch 11 2. & 18. 12.
[∥ ] Or, He that understandeth a matter.
[* ] Ps. 2 12. & 34 8. & 125 1. Is 30 18 Jer. 17. 7.
[* ] ch 13. 14.
[† ] Heb maketh wise
[* ] ch. 14. 12.
[† ] Heb. The soul of him that laboureth.
[† ] Heb boweth unto him.
[† ] Heb. A man of Belial
[* ] ch 6. 14, 19. & 15. 18. & 26 21. & 29. 22.
[† ] Heb. sendeth forth.