Proverbs 28:25

“He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He that is of a proud heart, stirreth vp strife: but he that putteth his trust in the Lord, shalbe made fat.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

An arrogant man stirs up strife, But he who trusts in the LORD will prosper.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that is of a greedy spirit stirreth up strife; But he that putteth his trust in Jehovah shall be made fat.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who is ever desiring profit is a cause of fighting; but he who puts his faith in the Lord will be made fat.
- Basic English Bible

He that is puffed up in soul exciteth contention; but he that relieth upon Jehovah shall be made fat.
- Darby Bible

He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
- Webster's Bible

One who is greedy stirs up strife; but one who trusts in Yahweh will prosper.
- World English Bible

Whoso is proud in soul stirreth up contention, And whoso is trusting on Jehovah is made fat.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He that is of a greedy spirit stirreth up strife; but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be abundantly gratified.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 28:25


28:25 Fat - Shall live happily and comfortably.


Discussion for Proverbs 28

  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 28:9 HE THAT TURNETH AWAY HIS EAR FROM HEARING THE LAW EVEN HIS PRAYER SHALL BE ABOMINATION
  • Terhemen Haaga
    God is always faithful to me
  • Rev.Bhoopsingh
    Jesus loves all he is crucified for me.
  • Lilian
    If we abide God and his words in our life we have everything we need. We need the Holy Spirit to connect with our Spirit . By the power of the Holy Spirit, his WORDS and his PEACE it passes all UNDERSTANDING. We have God's favour and mercy to enlighten other people's lives. Thank you Jesus for the blood . Teach me to humble myself before you Lord help me to be born again in spirit in my life AMN
  • Lynn
    God is with us all . but if we are in the wrong place .and are not strong enough . temptation is an d always will be there to help you to submit.
  • MockingBird
    To be bold is not what we think : To be bold is to be strong in God's word in the face of adversity : Not to be bold in the face of people that are our apponet : But to do as God leads , If we are in unbelief we will flee as the wicked !!

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