Proverbs 1:31

“Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore shall they eate of the fruite of their owne way, and be filled with their owne deuices.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"So they shall eat of the fruit of their own way And be satiated with their own devices.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, And be filled with their own devices.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So the fruit of their way will be their food, and with the designs of their hearts they will be made full.
- Basic English Bible

therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their way, and be filled with their own devices.
- Darby Bible

Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore they will eat of the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own schemes.
- World English Bible

And they eat of the fruit of their way, And from their own counsels they are filled.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 1:31


1:31 Eat - They should receive punishment answerable to their sins. Filled - With the fruits of them.


Discussion for Proverbs 1

  • Bobby
    Psalm 019;14 applies, Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be example in word and in truth .
  • Felicia
    Proverbs chapter 1 should be read by our children! It gives them great instruction to follow!
  • Ras Allen
    Solomon begins with the importance of applying wisdom and respect for the most high Jah.
  • Irene123
    V. 4 - I had th'ot for a long time the word 'simple' referred to what we call mentally challenged. It's not that at all, nor was it a person that corrected me, it was the Lord Himself; He does that for us; He is so wonderful, but to get back - simple refers to a mind uncluttered with worldly - junk, and pre-conceived ideas of God and His Word.
  • Peter
    2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
    I got it right this time. This is the verse that I like. It is psalm, I also like psalm 23 a lot; and I thought that there was one proverb that I liked a lot. Oh yes I know what happen, I was right, this is my favourite proverb. but I was looking for the verse above and so I c what happened. FunnyLOLhaHa
  • Peter
    I don't know how I made the mistake but it the next proverb that i frequently read and love; not that i don't also love or like this one, it is just that I like the other one better maybe I like to think and or i just think that I do think of God's word day and night. I think that i do but I don' dwell on it because I still have to do other things and they are all good or Okay I suppose;

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