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He that goeth about as a talebearer revealeth secrets: therefore meddle not with him that flattereth with his lips.
- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
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Other Translations of Proverbs 20:19
He that goeth about as a tale-bearer, reueileth secrets; therefore meddle not with him that flattereth with his lippes.- King James Version (1611)
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He who goes about as a slanderer reveals secrets, Therefore do not associate with a gossip.- New American Standard Version (1995)
He that goeth about as a tale-bearer revealeth secrets; Therefore company not with him that openeth wide his lips.- American Standard Version (1901)
He who goes about talking of the business of others gives away secrets: so have nothing to do with him whose lips are open wide.- Basic English Bible
He that goeth about talebearing revealeth secrets; therefore meddle not with him that openeth his lips.- Darby Bible
Meddle not with him that revealeth secrets, and walketh deceitfully, and openeth wide his lips. - Douay Rheims Bible
He that goeth about as a tale-bearer revealeth secrets; therefore meddle not with him that flattereth with his lips. - Webster's Bible
He who goes about as a tale-bearer reveals secrets; therefore don't keep company with him who opens wide his lips.- World English Bible
A revealer of secret counsels is the busybody, And for a deceiver [with] his lips make not thyself surety.- Youngs Literal Bible
He that goeth about as a talebearer revealeth secrets; therefore meddle not with him that openeth wide his lips.- Jewish Publication Society Bible
Ruth Klein's comment on 2012-02-15 05:44:16:
Be careful who you hang out with, there are some christians who are ungodly still, anyone whose relationship with you brings you closer to God is good for you, great minds discuss ideas, great works of God, small minds(tale bearers)!
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