Psalms 49:13

“This their way is their folly: yet their posterity approve their sayings. Selah.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

This their way is their follie; yet their posteritie approue their sayings. Selah.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

This is the way of those who are foolish, And of those after them who approve their words. Selah.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

This their way is their folly: Yet after them men approve their sayings. Selah
- American Standard Version (1901)

This is the way of the foolish; their silver is for those who come after them, and their children get the pleasure of their gold. (Selah.)
- Basic English Bible

This their way is their folly, yet they that come after them delight in their sayings. Selah.
- Darby Bible

This their way is their folly: yet their posterity approve their sayings. Selah.
- Webster's Bible

This is the destiny of those who are foolish, and of those who approve their sayings. Selah.
- World English Bible

This their way [is] folly for them, And their posterity with their sayings are pleased. Selah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(49:14) This is the way of them that are foolish, and of those who after them approve their sayings. Selah
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 49:13


49:13 Way - Their contrivance to immortalize themselves.


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