1 Corinthians 10:24

“Let no man seek his own, but every man another's wealth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Let no man seeke his owne: but euery man anothers wealth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Let no one seek his own {good,} but that of his neighbor.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Let no man seek his own, but `each' his neighbor's `good'.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let a man give attention not only to what is good for himself, but equally to his neighbour's good.
- Basic English Bible

Let no one seek his own [advantage], but that of the other.
- Darby Bible

Let no man seek his own, but every man another's wealth.
- Webster's Bible

Let no one be for ever seeking his own good, but let each seek that of his fellow man.
- Weymouth Bible

Let no one seek his own, but each one his neighbor's good.
- World English Bible

No man seke that thing that is his owne, but that thing that is of an othere.
- Wycliffe Bible

let no one seek his own -- but each another's.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 10:24


10:24 His own only, but another's welfare also.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 10:24


1Co 10:24 Let no man seek his own. In asserting rights, consider the interests of others.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 10:24

  • Timothy Wayne George for verse 24
    Let no man seek his own good but the good of his neighbor We should do all we can to make our neighbor wealthy by imparting some wisdom in life that will help him to get ahead The Lord will always bless you when you put the needs of your neighbor ahead of your own That is what the Lord requires of us to do justly love mercy and walk humbly before the Lord When we do this the Lord will reward us with many blessings more than we can hold

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