Proverbs 10:28

“The hope of the righteous shall be gladness: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The hope of the righteous shall bee gladnesse: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The hope of the righteous is gladness, But the expectation of the wicked perishes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The hope of the righteous `shall be' gladness; But the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The hope of the upright man will give joy, but the waiting of the evil-doer will have its end in sorrow.
- Basic English Bible

The hope of the righteous is joy; but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
- Darby Bible

The hope of the righteous shall be gladness: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
- Webster's Bible

The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hope of the wicked will perish.
- World English Bible

The hope of the righteous [is] joyful, And the expectation of the wicked perisheth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The hope of the righteous is gladness; but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 10:28


10:28 Gladness - Shall be accomplished, and turned into enjoyment.


Discussion for Proverbs 10:28

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