Proverbs 28:26

“He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Hee that trusteth in his owne heart, is a foole: but who so walketh wisely, he shall be deliuered.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who trusts in his own heart is a fool, But he who walks wisely will be delivered.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool; But whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He whose faith is in himself is foolish; but everyone walking wisely will be kept safe.
- Basic English Bible

He that confideth in his own heart is a fool; but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
- Darby Bible

He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoever walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
- Webster's Bible

One who trusts in himself is a fool; but one who walks in wisdom is kept safe.
- World English Bible

Whoso is trusting in his heart is a fool, And whoso is walking in wisdom is delivered.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool; but whoso walketh wisely, he shall escape.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 28:26


28:26 Wisely - Distrusting his own judgment, and seeking the advice of others, and especially of God.


Discussion for Proverbs 28

  • Terhemen Haaga
    God is always faithful to me
  • Rev.Bhoopsingh
    Jesus loves all he is crucified for me.
  • Lilian
    If we abide God and his words in our life we have everything we need. We need the Holy Spirit to connect with our Spirit . By the power of the Holy Spirit, his WORDS and his PEACE it passes all UNDERSTANDING. We have God's favour and mercy to enlighten other people's lives. Thank you Jesus for the blood . Teach me to humble myself before you Lord help me to be born again in spirit in my life AMN
  • Lynn
    God is with us all . but if we are in the wrong place .and are not strong enough . temptation is an d always will be there to help you to submit.
  • MockingBird
    To be bold is not what we think : To be bold is to be strong in God's word in the face of adversity : Not to be bold in the face of people that are our apponet : But to do as God leads , If we are in unbelief we will flee as the wicked !!
  • Stephen F. Zielski
    The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the Righteous are BOLD AS A LION, AMEN. Shalom.

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