And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. 31A gray head is a crown of glory;            It is found in the way of righteousness. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. 13Righteous lips are the delight of kings,            And he who speaks right is loved. … 27A worthless man digs up evil,            While his words are like scorching fire. 10A divine decision is in the lips of the king;            His mouth should not err in judgment. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. 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. New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. 4The LORD has made everything for its own purpose,            Even the wicked for the day of evil. Proverbs 15:15 All the days of the afflicted are bad, But a cheerful heart has a continual feast. Help Quick Nav Advanced Options. 14The fury of a king is like messengers of death,            But a wise man will appease it. Proverbs concerning Life and Conduct. ... 16, Jesus faith love) NASB. Similitudes and Instructions - These also are proverbs of Solomon which the men of Hezekiah, king of Judah, transcribed. 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. NASB 1995 Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. Proverbs 16:9 9 The mind of a man plans his way, But b the Lord directs his steps. ? New American Standard Bible (NASB). 25There is a way which seems right to a man,            But its end is the way of death. Bible Language English. Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge,And he who hurries his fo A servant who acts wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully,And will 3 [] Commit your works to the Lord And your plans will be established. All rights reserved. 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. We’ll … ... NASB New American Standard Bible. 28A perverse man spreads strife,            And a slanderer separates intimate friends. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Proverbs 6 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB) Strong's. Clear Advanced Options. 12It is an abomination for kings to commit wicked acts,            For a throne is established on righteousness. Cancel. ? A person will not be established by wickedness, But the root of the righteous will not be moved. 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." Read full chapter. Paragraph. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, Ecclesiastes 4:6 For Permission to Quote Information visit. 29A man of violence entices his neighbor            And leads him in a way that is not good. 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. 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 plans will be established. 4 The Lord has made everything for [] its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil. The proverbs in Proverbs 16:1-7 have, more than any other group, an especially religious character impressed upon them. Proverbs 16 - To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. 1 The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. Red Letter. Footnotes. RVR60 VUL WLC LXX mGNT TR . 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. Copy Options. And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. 6By lovingkindness and truth iniquity is atoned for,            And by the fear of the LORD one keeps away from evil. ? than d a fattened ox and hatred with it. Proverbs 16:1. 8Better is a little with righteousness            Than great income with injustice. 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. 18 e A hot-tempered man f stirs up strife, but he who is g slow to anger quiets contention. KJV NKJV NLT NIV ESV CSB NASB. 3 Commit your works to the LORD And your plans will be established. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. Copy Options. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} To humans belong the plans of the heart, but from the LORD comes the proper answer of the tongue. Proverbs 16 The Proverbs of Solomon. 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. 4 The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. NASB, Classic Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition: The Perfect Choice for Word-for-Word Study of the Bible, NASB, The Charles F. Stanley Life Principles Daily Bible, Paperback: Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible, NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Thinline Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Single-Column Reference Bible, Wide Margin, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print. 32He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty,            And he who rules his spirit, than he who captures a city. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives. It is the glory of God to conceal a matter, But the glory of kings is to search out a matter. Contrast the Upright and the Wicked Better is a dry morsel and quietness with itThan a house full of feasting with strife. 21The wise in heart will be called understanding,            And sweetness of speech increases persuasiveness. To receive instruction in wise behavior, Righteousness, justice and equity; Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. 5Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD;            Assuredly, he will not be unpunished. Proverbs concerning Life and Conduct. The name of Yahweh as Giver, Guide, Ruler, or Judge, meets us in each of them. RSV Revised Standard Version. Better, The plans of the heart belong to man, but … 22Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it,            But the discipline of fools is folly. From the fruit of a man’s mouth he enjoys good,But the desire of t 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. ? Pro 16:2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the L ORD weighs the [fn] motives. 16 How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! 18Pride goes before destruction,            And a haughty spirit before stumbling. 16How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! 23The heart of the wise instructs his mouth            And adds persuasiveness to his lips. Proverbs 11:16 NASB1995. And one who rules his spirit, than one who captures a city. 20He who gives attention to the word will find good,            And blessed is he who trusts in the LORD. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. 24Pleasant words are a honeycomb,            Sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. Proverbs 16 - NAS: The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD . And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. than great treasure and trouble with it. The LORD works out everything for his own ends-- even the wicked for a day of disaster. 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives. 3Commit your works to the LORD            And your plans will be established. Version. Proverbs 16:26 26 A worker’s appetite works for him, For his 1 hunger urges him on. 26A worker’s appetite works for him,            For his hunger urges him on. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. 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. Proverbs 16:18 18 a Pride goes before destruction, And a haughty spirit before stumbling. Proverbs 16:3. 11A just balance and scales belong to the LORD;            All the weights of the bag are His concern. 9The mind of man plans his way,            But the LORD directs his steps. 33The lot is cast into the lap,            But its every decision is from the LORD. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Cite Share Print BLB Searches. Proverbs 16:24New American Standard Bible (NASB) 24 Pleasant words are a honeycomb, Sweet to the soul and healing to the bones. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives. Proverbs 16:4 4 The Lord a has made everything for 1 its own purpose, Even the b wicked for the day of evil. ASV American Standard Version. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. YLT Young's Literal Translation . Verse. Proverbs 16 The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. A good person will obtain favor from the LORD, But He will condemn a person who devises evil. Proverbs 16:8 Better is a little with righteousness Than great income with injustice. Search the Bible ... NASB New American Standard Bible. Read verse in New King James Version 2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the Lord weighs the [] motives. But the discipline of fools is foolishness. Contrast the Upright and the Wicked A wise son accepts his father’s discipline,But a scoffer does not listen to rebuke. 7When a man’s ways are pleasing to the LORD,            He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Search a pre-defined list NET RSV ASV YLT DBY WEB HNV. YLT Young's Literal Translation . 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 Lord. ? NET New English Translation. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. A gracious woman attains honor, And ruthless men attain riches. New American Standard Bible Update. 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. 15In the light of a king’s face is life,            And his favor is like a cloud with the spring rain. 30He who winks his eyes does so to devise perverse things;            He who compresses his lips brings evil to pass. RSV Revised Standard Version. 19It is better to be humble in spirit with the lowly            Than to divide the spoil with the proud. Psalm 37:16 Better is the little of the righteous Than the abundance of many wicked. 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. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. DBY Darby Translation. Proverbs 16 - The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. Listen to the Bible. 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 16:3 Lit Roll; Cross references. God is sovereign over all the earth and His supreme plans and purposes will prevail. Proverbs 16:1(NASB) Verse Thoughts. NET New English Translation. As the heavens for height and the earth for depth, So the heart of kings is unsearchable. 17The highway of the upright is to depart from evil;            He who watches his way preserves his life. Font Size. 17 c Better is a dinner of herbs where love is. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! Proverbs 16:22 22 Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it, But the discipline of fools is folly. New American Standard Bible (NASB) Bible Book List. 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. 2All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight,            But the LORD weighs the motives. 16 b Better is a little with the fear of the L ord. ASV American Standard Version. 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