Proverbs 11:5

“The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The righteousnesse of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his owne wickednesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The righteousness of the blameless will smooth his way, But the wicked will fall by his own wickedness.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way; But the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The righteousness of the good man will make his way straight, but the sin of the evil-doer will be the cause of his fall.
- Basic English Bible

The righteousness of the perfect maketh plain his way; but the wicked falleth by his own wickedness.
- Darby Bible

The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
- Webster's Bible

The righteousness of the blameless will direct his way, but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
- World English Bible

The righteousness of the perfect maketh right his way, And by his wickedness doth the wicked fall.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The righteousness of the sincere shall make straight his way; but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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