Proverbs 29:20

“Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a foole then of him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? There is more hope of a fool than of him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Have you seen a man who is quick with his tongue? There is more hope for a foolish man than for him.
- Basic English Bible

Hast thou seen a man hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
- Darby Bible

Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
- Webster's Bible

Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
- World English Bible

Thou hast seen a man hasty in his words! More hope of a fool than of him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? there is more hope for a fool than for him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 29:20


29:20 Hasty - Who is rash and heady in the management of his affairs.


Discussion for Proverbs 29:20

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