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Proverbs 14:8

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The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of Proverbs 14:8

The wisedome of the prudent is to vnderstand his way: but the folly of fooles is deceit.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The wisdom of the sensible is to understand his way, But the foolishness of fools is deceit.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way; But the folly of fools is deceit.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The wisdom of the man of good sense makes his way clear; but the unwise behaviour of the foolish is deceit.
- Basic English Bible

The wisdom of the prudent is to discern his way; but the folly of the foolish is deceit.
- Darby Bible

The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.
- Webster's Bible

The wisdom of the prudent is to think about his way, but the folly of fools is deceit.
- World English Bible

The wisdom of the prudent [is] to understand his way, And the folly of fools [is] deceit.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The wisdom of the prudent is to look well to his way; but the folly of fools is deceit.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 14:8

14:8 His way - Consists not in vain speculations, but in a diligent study of his duty, and of the way to eternal happiness. The folly - The wit of ungodly men, which is really their folly, is employed only in finding out ways of deceiving.

 

Comments for Proverbs 14:8

Shareef's comment on 2014-02-14 22:43:46:

when being decieved you are foolish

 


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