Proverbs 15:30

“The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart: and a good report maketh the bones fat.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The light of the eyes reioyceth the heart: and a good report maketh the bones fat.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Bright eyes gladden the heart; Good news puts fat on the bones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart; `And' good tidings make the bones fat.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The light of the eyes is a joy to the heart, and good news makes the bones fat.
- Basic English Bible

That which enlighteneth the eyes rejoiceth the heart; good tidings make the bones fat.
- Darby Bible

The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart; and a good report maketh the bones fat.
- Webster's Bible

The light of the eyes rejoices the heart. Good news gives health to the bones.
- World English Bible

The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart, A good report maketh fat the bone.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart; and a good report maketh the bones fat.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 15:30


15:30 A good report - A good name. Fat - Not only chears a man for the present, but gives him such stable comfort as revives his soul, and gives vigour to his body.


Discussion for Proverbs 15:30

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