Proverbs 22:4

“By humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, and honour, and life.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 22:4

By humilitie and the feare of the Lord, are riches, and honour, and life.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The reward of humility {and} the fear of the LORD Are riches, honor and life.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The reward of humility `and' the fear of Jehovah `Is' riches, and honor, and life.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The reward of a gentle spirit and the fear of the Lord is wealth and honour and life.
- Basic English Bible

The reward of humility [and] the fear of Jehovah is riches, and honour, and life.
- Darby Bible

By humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, and honor, and life.
- Webster's Bible

The result of humility and the fear of Yahweh is wealth, honor, and life.
- World English Bible

The end of humility [is] the fear of Jehovah, Riches, and honour, and life.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The reward of humility is the fear of the LORD, even riches, and honour, and life.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 22:4

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 22:4


22:2 Meet - They live together, and need one another. The maker - Not only as they are men, but as they are poor or rich, which difference comes from God's providence. They have one common creator, and Lord, and judge, and the one cannot despise nor grudge at the other without reflecting upon God.

22:3 The evil - The judgment of God threatened, and approaching. Hideth - Retires to his strong tower, by prayer and repentance, puts himself under the protection of the almighty. Pass on - Carefully and securely.

22:6 Depart - Not easily and ordinarily.


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