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Proverbs 14:30

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A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of Proverbs 14:30

A sound heart, is the life of the flesh: but enuie, the rottennesse of the bones.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A tranquil heart is life to the body, But passion is rottenness to the bones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A tranquil heart is the life of the flesh; But envy is the rottenness of the bones.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A quiet mind is the life of the body, but envy is a disease in the bones.
- Basic English Bible

A sound heart is the life of the flesh; but envy the rottenness of the bones.
- Darby Bible

A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.
- Webster's Bible

The life of the body is a heart at peace, but envy rots the bones.
- World English Bible

A healed heart [is] life to the flesh, And rottenness to the bones [is] envy.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A tranquil heart is the life of the flesh; but envy is the rottenness of the bones.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 14:30

14:30 A sound heart - Free from envy and inordinate passions. Is life - Procures and maintains the health and vigour of the body.

 

Comments for Proverbs 14:30

Claudia's comment on 2014-04-08 10:51:42:

A heart that is kept clean makes your life meaningful but an impure thought hurts your very bones.

 

Jashita's comment on 2013-08-11 11:43:06:

This verse means so much to me.. it seems as if I've been trying to put the words together forever bc this is how I feel if only I came to learn the bible a long time ago I would have been seeked these eloquent words. This verse it's my new way of meditation when I get upset with someone.

 


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