Proverbs 4:6

“Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Forsake her not, and she shall preserue thee: loue her, and she shall keepe thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Do not forsake her, and she will guard you; Love her, and she will watch over you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Forsake her not, and she will preserve thee; Love her, and she will keep thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not give her up, and she will keep you; give her your love, and she will make you safe.
- Basic English Bible

Forsake her not, and she shall keep thee; love her, and she shall preserve thee.
- Darby Bible

Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.
- Webster's Bible

Don't forsake her, and she will preserve you. Love her, and she will keep you.
- World English Bible

Forsake her not, and she doth preserve thee, Love her, and she doth keep thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Forsake her not, and she will preserve thee; love her, and she will keep thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 4

  • M.O.G.
    We are to worship HIM in Spirit and Truth. JESUS said follow me. The only way to the Heavenly Father is through Christ Jesus
  • Jack Hughes
    Your heart is the weakest part of your body. It can lead you astray very easy !
  • Ro
    Everything we need to exist is written in the bible. Our trials and tribulations are not brand new, there are life instruction in the book. We need to read it and apply it daily.
  • Jimmy Bovender
    My father always told me that the difference of thinking and knowing the right thing to do was 18" long, from your brow down to your heart. Your heart is where the answers to all situations should come from. While your intelligence is birth through your brain, your true feelings and acting on the right thing to do comes from the heart. If you respond from your heart than most likely you will be able to act reasonably on any thoughts.
  • Delores
    Jesus has given us all things pertaining to life and glory through him. Therefore, we should meditate in his word day and night.
  • BSP
    We must guard our figurative heart since our thoughts, feelings, and motivations come out of the figurative heart. Guarding our heart can keep us from committing bad actions and saying bad things.

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