Proverbs 4:13

“Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Take fast hold of instruction, let her not goe; keepe her, for she is thy life.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Take hold of instruction; do not let go. Guard her, for she is your life.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: Keep her; for she is thy life.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Take learning in your hands, do not let her go: keep her, for she is your life.
- Basic English Bible

Take fast hold of instruction, let [her] not go: keep her, for she is thy life.
- Darby Bible

Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life.
- Webster's Bible

Take firm hold of instruction. Don't let her go. Keep her, for she is your life.
- World English Bible

Lay hold on instruction, do not desist, Keep her, for she [is] thy life.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Take fast hold of instruction, let her not go; keep her, for she is thy life.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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