Proverbs 24:14

“So shall the knowledge of wisdom be unto thy soul: when thou hast found it, then there shall be a reward, and thy expectation shall not be cut off.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So shall the knowledge of wisedome be vnto thy soule: when thou hast found it, then there shall be a reward, and thy expectation shall not be cut off.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Know {that} wisdom is thus for your soul; If you find {it,} then there will be a future, And your hope will not be cut off.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So shalt thou know wisdom to be unto thy soul; If thou hast found it, then shall there be a reward, And thy hope shall not be cut off.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So let your desire be for wisdom: if you have it, there will be a future, and your hope will not be cut off.
- Basic English Bible

so consider wisdom for thy soul; if thou hast found it, there shall be a result, and thine expectation shall not be cut off.
- Darby Bible

So shall the knowledge of wisdom be to thy soul: when thou hast found it, then there shall be a reward, and thy expectation shall not be cut off.
- Webster's Bible

so you shall know wisdom to be to your soul; if you have found it, then there will be a reward, your hope will not be cut off.
- World English Bible

So [is] the knowledge of wisdom to thy soul, If thou hast found that there is a posterity And thy hope is not cut off.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So know thou wisdom to be unto thy soul; if thou hast found it, then shall there be a future, and thy hope shall not be cut off.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 24:14


24:14 A reward - It is not only sweet for the present, but brings a sure and everlasting reward.


Discussion for Proverbs 24:14

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