Proverbs 16:18

“Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 16:18

Pride goeth before destruction: and an hautie spirit before a fall.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Pride {goes} before destruction, And a haughty spirit before stumbling.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Pride `goeth' before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Pride goes before destruction, and a stiff spirit before a fall.
- Basic English Bible

Pride [goeth] before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
- Darby Bible

Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
- Webster's Bible

Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
- World English Bible

Before destruction [is] pride, And before stumbling -- a haughty spirit.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 16:18

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 16:18


16:17 The high - way - Their common road, in which they walk, tho' through frailty or temptation they slip into the bypath of sin. From evil - From the evil of sin, and consequently from the evil of punishment. Keepeth - That takes heed to walk in that high - way.

16:20 Good - He who orders his affairs with discretion.


Discussion for Proverbs 16:18



 

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