Proverbs 10:22

“The blessing of the LORD, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The blessing of the Lord, it maketh rich, and hee addeth no sorrow with it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It is the blessing of the LORD that makes rich, And He adds no sorrow to it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The blessing of Jehovah, it maketh rich; And he addeth no sorrow therewith.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The blessing of the Lord gives wealth: hard work makes it no greater.
- Basic English Bible

The blessing of Jehovah, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow to it.
- Darby Bible

The blessing of the LORD, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh's blessing brings wealth, and he adds no trouble to it.
- World English Bible

The blessing of Jehovah -- it maketh rich, And He addeth no grief with it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The blessing of the LORD, it maketh rich, and toil addeth nothing thereto.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Proverbs 10

  • Lucinda Palestrant
    Proverbs 10 discerns between the righteous and the wicked. And the true believer has the ability to discern by the evidence of how people live and speak. Ask yourself; do they contend for the faith, or speak against it, do they believe what God says in his word, or do they add their own words in vanity to his word? Test every spirit with scripture, including what I write.
  • Gwendolyn Johnson
    I believe this scripture means that you should trust more.
  • Mutie Moses
    God's "good" may sometimes not mean good to us! was is not bitter for Noam losing two sons? How about Ruth losing dear husband... did that ever seem any good to her? Now lets see from God's mind: It was very good, indeed very good with these deaths!!!!!!! it was His brandy, grant
  • Joan T. Peterson
    With GOD all good things are possible
  • Chris.
    When the almighty God blesses a man that person lives a fulfilled life, a life free of sleepless night, unlike the one that comes from mankind that is not reliable.When it comes from the Lord, peace, happiness and joy is the result. And whatsoever comes from the Lord is good according to apostle James in his letter.
  • Monday itodo
    I think d blessing frm above is good 4everyone on earth .god bless us in jesus name