Proverbs 5:6

“Lest thou shouldest ponder the path of life, her ways are moveable, that thou canst not know them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 5:6

Lest thou shouldest ponder the path of life, her wayes are moueable, that thou canst not know them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

She does not ponder the path of life; Her ways are unstable, she does not know {it.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So that she findeth not the level path of life: Her ways are unstable, `and' she knoweth `it' not.
- American Standard Version (1901)

She never keeps her mind on the road of life; her ways are uncertain, she has no knowledge.
- Basic English Bible

Lest she should ponder the path of life, her ways wander, she knoweth not [whither].
- Darby Bible

Lest thou shouldst ponder the path of life, her ways are movable, that thou canst not know them.
- Webster's Bible

She gives no thought to the way of life. Her ways are crooked, and she doesn't know it.
- World English Bible

The path of life -- lest thou ponder, Moved have her paths -- thou knowest not.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Lest she should walk the even path of life, her ways wander, but she knoweth it not.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 5:6

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 5:6


5:6 Lest - To prevent thy serious consideration. Moveable - She transforms herself into several shapes, and has a thousand arts to ensnare. Know - Thou canst not discover all her practice.


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