Proverbs 28:6

“Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Better is the poore that walketh in his vprightnesse, then he that is peruerse in his wayes, though he be rich.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity Than he who is crooked though he be rich.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, Than he that is perverse in `his' ways, though he be rich.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Better is the poor man whose ways are upright, than the man of wealth whose ways are not straight.
- Basic English Bible

Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse, double in ways, though he be rich.
- Darby Bible

Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he is rich.
- Webster's Bible

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity, than he who is perverse in his ways, and he is rich.
- World English Bible

Better [is] the poor walking in his integrity, Than the perverse of ways who is rich.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 28:6


28:6 Better - In a much happier condition.


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