Proverbs 4:25

“Let thine eyes looke right on, and let thine eye lids looke straight before thee.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
- King James Version

Let your eyes look directly ahead And let your gaze be fixed straight in front of you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Let thine eyes look right on, And let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Keep your eyes on what is in front of you, looking straight before you.
- Basic English Bible

Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
- Darby Bible

Let thy eyes look right on, and let thy eyelids look straight before thee.
- Webster's Bible

Let your eyes look straight ahead. Fix your gaze directly before you.
- World English Bible

Thine eyes do look straightforward, And thine eyelids look straight before thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 4:25


4:25 Right on - Direct all thine actions to a right end, and keep thy mind fixed upon that way which leads to it, and neither look or turn aside to the right - hand or the left.


Discussion for Proverbs 4

  • Sharon
    proverb 4 :23 is very perfect word from god
  • Nthabiseng Madidimala
    I love proverbs 4
  • Roland
    FRO'WARD, a. L. versus: turned or looking from. Perverse, that is, turning from, with aversion or reluctance not willing to yield or comply with what is required unyielding ungovernable refractory disobedient peevish as a froward child We must understand this Fro'ward there is so much of this going around today.
  • Geraldine cole
    First thing we must do when we study the word of Jesus ie pray for understanding. Before that we must believe a nd become a child of Jesus read Act chapter 2 and do what it said Keep in mind Jesus Love all of us so much he gave his life just for u
  • Robert
    This verse is so true
  • BSP
    Verse 21~We want to keep Jehovah God's words deep within our heart so that we can make wise decisions and be pleasing to him.

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