Proverbs 22:18

“For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee; they shall withal be fitted in thy lips.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For it is a pleasant thing, if thou keepe them within thee; they shall withall be fitted in thy lippes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For it will be pleasant if you keep them within you, That they may be ready on your lips.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee, If they be established together upon thy lips.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For it is a delight to keep them in your heart, to have them ready on your lips.
- Basic English Bible

For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee: they shall be together fitted on thy lips.
- Darby Bible

For it is a pleasant thing if thou keepest them within thee; they shall withal be fitted in thy lips.
- Webster's Bible

For it is a pleasant thing if you keep them within you, if all of them are ready on your lips.
- World English Bible

For they are pleasant when thou dost keep them in thy heart, They are prepared together for thy lips.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee; let them be established altogether upon thy lips.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 22:18


22:18 Fitted - Fitly expressed: thou wilt be able to discourse profitably of them.


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