15In the light of a king’s face is life,            And his favor is like a cloud with the spring rain. All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, But the Lord weighs the spirits. 22Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it,            But the discipline of fools is folly. The name of Yahweh as Giver, Guide, Ruler, or Judge, meets us in each of them. Proverbs 16:3 Lit Roll; Cross references. than d a fattened ox and hatred with it. 3 Commit your works to the LORD And your plans will be established. A gracious woman attains honor, And ruthless men attain riches. 26A worker’s appetite works for him,            For his hunger urges him on. Ecclesiastes 4:6 Proverbs concerning Life and Conduct. A good person will obtain favor from the LORD, But He will condemn a person who devises evil. KJV NKJV NLT NIV ESV CSB NASB. 5Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD;            Assuredly, he will not be unpunished. Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge,And he who hurries his fo Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! Proverbs 16 - To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . NET RSV ASV YLT DBY WEB HNV. YLT Young's Literal Translation . NET New English Translation. 31A gray head is a crown of glory;            It is found in the way of righteousness. A servant who acts wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully,And will Verse. Proverbs concerning Life and Conduct. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. 21The wise in heart will be called understanding,            And sweetness of speech increases persuasiveness. Proverbs 16:18 18 a Pride goes before destruction, And a haughty spirit before stumbling. 23The heart of the wise instructs his mouth            And adds persuasiveness to his lips. All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives. 17 c Better is a dinner of herbs where love is. than great treasure and trouble with it. Proverbs 16 The Proverbs of Solomon. Search a pre-defined list 3 [] Commit your works to the Lord And your plans will be established. DBY Darby Translation. Similitudes and Instructions - These also are proverbs of Solomon which the men of Hezekiah, king of Judah, transcribed. Help Quick Nav Advanced Options. Proverbs 16:26 26 A worker’s appetite works for him, For his 1 hunger urges him on. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. ASV American Standard Version. 10A divine decision is in the lips of the king;            His mouth should not err in judgment. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, God is sovereign over all the earth and His supreme plans and purposes will prevail. The proverbs in Proverbs 16:1-7 have, more than any other group, an especially religious character impressed upon them. 27A worthless man digs up evil,            While his words are like scorching fire. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. 33The lot is cast into the lap,            But its every decision is from the LORD. 16 1 The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.. 2 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, But the Lord weighs the spirits.. 3 Commit your works to the Lord, And your thoughts will be established.. 4 The Lord has made all for Himself, Yes, even the wicked for the day of doom. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. Proverbs 11:16 NASB1995. Proverbs 16New American Standard Bible 1995 (NASB1995) Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 16 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. Contrast the Upright and the Wicked Better is a dry morsel and quietness with itThan a house full of feasting with strife. We’ll … And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. 13Righteous lips are the delight of kings,            And he who speaks right is loved. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. 19It is better to be humble in spirit with the lowly            Than to divide the spoil with the proud. Read verse in New King James Version 16 The (A)plans of the heart belong to a person,But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.2 All the ways of a person are clean in his own sight,But the (B)Lord examines the [a]motives.3 [b](C)Commit your works to the Lord,And your plans will be established.4 The Lord (D)has made everything for [c]its own purpose,Even the (E)wicked for the day of evil.5 Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the Lord;[d]Be assured, he will not go unpunished.6 By (F)mercy and truth atonement is made for wrongdoing,And by [e]the (G)fear of the Lord one keeps away from evil.7 When a person’s ways are pleasing to the Lord,He (H)causes even his enemies to make peace with him.8 Better is a little with righteousnessThan great income with injustice.9 The mind of a (I)person plans his way,But (J)the Lord directs his steps.10 A divine (K)verdict is on the lips of the king;His mouth should not [f]err in judgment.11 A (L)just balance and scales belong to the Lord;All the [g]weights of the bag are His [h]concern.12 It is an abomination for kings to commit wicked acts,Because a (M)throne is established on righteousness.13 Righteous lips are the delight of kings,And one who speaks right is loved.14 The fury of a king is like messengers of death;But a wise person will appease it.15 In the light of a king’s face is life,And his favor is like a cloud with the [i](N)spring rain.16 How much (O)better it is to get wisdom than gold!And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver.17 The (P)highway of the upright is to turn away from evil;One who watches his way protects his [j]life.18 (Q)Pride goes before destruction,And a haughty spirit before stumbling.19 It is better to be (R)humble in spirit with the needyThan to (S)divide the spoils with the proud.20 One who pays attention to the word will (T)find good,And (U)blessed is one who trusts in the Lord.21 The (V)wise in heart will be called understanding,And sweetness of [k]speech (W)increases [l]persuasiveness.22 Understanding is a fountain of life to those who have it,But the discipline of fools is foolishness.23 The (X)heart of the wise instructs his mouthAnd adds [m]persuasiveness to his lips.24 (Y)Pleasant words are a honeycomb,Sweet to the soul and (Z)healing to the bones.25 (AA)There is a way which seems right to a person,But its end is the way of death.26 A worker’s appetite works for him,For his [n]hunger urges him on.27 A (AB)worthless person digs up evil,While [o]his words are like (AC)scorching fire.28 A perverse person spreads strife,And a [p]slanderer separates close friends.29 A person of violence (AD)entices his neighborAnd leads him in a way that is not good.30 He who winks his eyes does so to devise perverse things;He who compresses his lips brings evil to pass.31 A (AE)gray head is a crown of glory;It (AF)is found in the way of righteousness.32 One who is slow to anger is better than the mighty,And one who rules his spirit, than one who captures a city.33 The (AG)lot is cast into the lap,But its every (AH)decision is from the Lord. Proverbs 16:24New American Standard Bible (NASB) 24 Pleasant words are a honeycomb, Sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. Proverbs 16 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 16 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . ? ? Better, The plans of the heart belong to man, but … Sign up for the Verse of the Day. And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. ? 7When a man’s ways are pleasing to the LORD,            He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. Proverbs 16:22 22 Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it, But the discipline of fools is folly. 4 The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil. It is the glory of God to conceal a matter, But the glory of kings is to search out a matter. Proverbs 16:9 9 The mind of a man plans his way, But b the Lord directs his steps. Bible Language English. And one who rules his spirit, than one who captures a city. 14The fury of a king is like messengers of death,            But a wise man will appease it. To receive instruction in wise behavior, Righteousness, justice and equity; Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. Contrast of the Upright and the Wicked - One who loves discipline loves knowledge, But one who hates rebuke is stupid. RVR60 VUL WLC LXX mGNT TR . Proverbs 16 Contrast The Upright And The Wicked 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the L ORD. Cite Share Print BLB Searches. Footnotes. 12It is an abomination for kings to commit wicked acts,            For a throne is established on righteousness. 8Better is a little with righteousness            Than great income with injustice. 24Pleasant words are a honeycomb,            Sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. 4 The Lord has made everything for [] its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil. ASV American Standard Version. ... NASB New American Standard Bible. 16How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! 16 There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him: 17 Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, And hands that shed innocent blood, 18 A heart that devises wicked plans, Feet that run rapidly to evil, 19 A false witness who utters lies, And one who spreads strife among brothers. 3 Commit your works to the Lord And your plans will be established. The LORD works out everything for his own ends-- even the wicked for a day of disaster. Proverbs 15:15 All the days of the afflicted are bad, But a cheerful heart has a continual feast. But the discipline of fools is foolishness. 25There is a way which seems right to a man,            But its end is the way of death. 16 b Better is a little with the fear of the L ord. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the LORD weigheth the spirits. NASB 1995 Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. Cancel. Proverbs 16 New American Standard Bible: Par Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. New American Standard Bible (NASB) Bible Book List. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. NASB1995: New American Standard Bible - NASB 1995 . 18 e A hot-tempered man f stirs up strife, but he who is g slow to anger quiets contention. 20He who gives attention to the word will find good,            And blessed is he who trusts in the LORD. 4The LORD has made everything for its own purpose,            Even the wicked for the day of evil. For Permission to Quote Information visit. Proverbs 16:4 4 The Lord a has made everything for 1 its own purpose, Even the b wicked for the day of evil. All rights reserved. Proverbs 16 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 16 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. Clear Advanced Options. 9The mind of man plans his way,            But the LORD directs his steps. 3Commit your works to the LORD            And your plans will be established. Proverbs 16:3. Proverbs 16:1(NASB) Verse Thoughts. ? 17The highway of the upright is to depart from evil;            He who watches his way preserves his life. ? Sign up for the Verse of the Day. 32He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty,            And he who rules his spirit, than he who captures a city. Version. And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. 2All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight,            But the LORD weighs the motives. 6By lovingkindness and truth iniquity is atoned for,            And by the fear of the LORD one keeps away from evil. YLT Young's Literal Translation . 28A perverse man spreads strife,            And a slanderer separates intimate friends. Paragraph. New American Standard Bible (NASB). NET New English Translation. Proverbs 16:8 Better is a little with righteousness Than great income with injustice. 29A man of violence entices his neighbor            And leads him in a way that is not good. 16 How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! Listen to the Bible. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the Lord weighs the [] motives. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. Contrast the Upright and the Wicked A wise son accepts his father’s discipline,But a scoffer does not listen to rebuke. 18Pride goes before destruction,            And a haughty spirit before stumbling. 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. Search the Bible ... NASB New American Standard Bible. Red Letter. ... 16, Jesus faith love) NASB. On Life and Conduct Better is a poor man who walks in his integrityThan he who is perverse in speech and is a fool. Proverbs 16 - NAS: The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD . A person will not be established by wickedness, But the root of the righteous will not be moved. 11A just balance and scales belong to the LORD;            All the weights of the bag are His concern. … Font Size. Proverbs 16 The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. 30He who winks his eyes does so to devise perverse things;            He who compresses his lips brings evil to pass. 16 1 To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the Lord comes the proper answer of the tongue.. 2 All a person's ways seem pure to them, but motives are weighed by the Lord.. 3 Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.. 4 The Lord works out everything to its proper end- even the wicked for a day of disaster. PROVERBS 16 Parallel KJV and New American Standard Bible (NASB) < Previous: Next > KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) 1 The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the LORD. Copy Options. New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. Proverbs 16:4New American Standard Bible (NASB) 4 The Lordhas made everything for [a]its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil. Proverbs 16 - The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. Psalm 37:16 Better is the little of the righteous Than the abundance of many wicked. Proverbs 16:1. However from the beginning of creation, man was given a free-will, and we read in this verse that, "the plans of the heart belong to man." RSV Revised Standard Version. NASB, Classic Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition: The Perfect Choice for Word-for-Word Study of the Bible, NASB, The Charles F. 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