Proverbs 6:13

“He winketh with his eyes, he speaketh with his feete, hee teacheth with his fingers.”

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Other Translations

He winketh with his eyes, he speaketh with his feet, he teacheth with his fingers;
- King James Version

Who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, Who points with his fingers;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

That winketh with his eyes, that speaketh with his feet, That maketh signs with his fingers;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Making signs with his eyes, rubbing with his feet, and giving news with his fingers;
- Basic English Bible

he winketh with his eyes, he speaketh with his feet, he teacheth with his fingers;
- Darby Bible

He winketh with his eyes, he speaketh with his feet, he teacheth with his fingers;
- Webster's Bible

who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, who motions with his fingers;
- World English Bible

Winking with his eyes, speaking with his feet, Directing with his fingers,
- Youngs Literal Bible

That winketh with his eyes, that scrapeth with his feet, that pointeth with his fingers;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 6

  • Markwarbrick
    Every Word of God is pure,even so come quickly Lord Jesus.Amen.
  • Molly
    One thing GOD has instructed us not to do which many of us continue to do is become a surety for another. We are not to co-sign for our family, our friends nor our children. It may be hard to say no when loved ones ask. However, it is the commandment of GOD. People find themselves paying for cars, furniture or loans when someone else defaults on what they owe. Obedience will prevent such trouble.
  • Malele
    these is one of the most beautiful and wisely put scripture. it helps one to introspect
  • BSP
    Verses 16 and 17: God outright describes some of the things that he detests. We want to make sure to stay as far away from these things as possible.
  • Mable
    Verse 7 saying you have no one over you you have been doing things own your own. That you want receive a leader to help you.
  • Jacquelyne Stevenson
    Know this that your faith in God will lead you to heaven.

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