Proverbs 16:1

“The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 16:1

The preparations of the heart in man, and the answere of the tongue, is from the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The plans of the heart belong to man; But the answer of the tongue is from Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The designs of the heart are man's, but the answer of the tongue comes from the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

The purposes of the heart are of man, but the answer of the tongue is from Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, are from the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from Yahweh.
- World English Bible

Of man [are] arrangements of the heart, And from Jehovah an answer of the tongue.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The preparations of the heart are man's, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 16:1

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 16:1


16:1 From the Lord - Men can neither think nor speak wisely and well without Divine assistance.


Discussion for Proverbs 16:1

  • John on Proverbs 16:1
    Proverbs 16:1

    The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the LORD.

    seems to relate to

    Romans 10:9

    That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.
  • Robert Androvic on Proverbs 16:1
    One 's spiritual birthday as evidence by speaking in tongues and the period of repentance preceded by it.


 

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