KJV PRO29 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekPRO28.htm PRO30.htm
29:1 He [H376] , that being often reproved [H8433] hardeneth [H7185] [his] neck [H6203] , shall suddenly [H6621] be destroyed [H7665] , and that without remedy [H4832] .(He: Heb. A man of reproofs)
29:2 When the righteous [H6662] are in authority [H7235] , the people [H5971] rejoice [H8055] : but when the wicked [H7563] beareth rule [H4910] , the people [H5971] mourn [H584] .(in: or, increased)
29:3 Whoso [H376] loveth [H157] wisdom [H2451] rejoiceth [H8055] his father [H1] : but he that keepeth company [H7462] with harlots [H2181] spendeth [H6] [his] substance [H1952] .
29:4 The king [H4428] by judgment [H4941] establisheth [H5975] the land [H776] : but he [H376] that receiveth gifts [H8641] overthroweth [H2040] it.(he: Heb. a man of oblations)
29:5 A man [H1397] that flattereth [H2505] his neighbour [H7453] spreadeth [H6566] a net [H7568] for his feet [H6471] .
29:6 In the transgression [H6588] of an evil [H7451] man [H376] [there is] a snare [H4170] : but the righteous [H6662] doth sing [H7442] and rejoice [H8056] .
29:7 The righteous [H6662] considereth [H3045] the cause [H1779] of the poor [H1800] : [but] the wicked [H7563] regardeth [H995] not to know [H1847] [it].
29:8 Scornful [H3944] men [H582] bring [H6315] a city [H7151] into a snare [H6315] : but wise [H2450] [men] turn away [H7725] wrath [H639] .(bring: or, set a city on fire)
29:9 [If] a wise [H2450] man [H376] contendeth [H8199] with a foolish [H191] man [H376] , whether he rage [H7264] or laugh [H7832] , [there is] no rest [H5183] .
29:10 The bloodthirsty [H582] [H1818] hate [H8130] the upright [H8535] : but the just [H3477] seek [H1245] his soul [H5315] .(The bloodthirsty: Heb. Men of blood)
29:11 A fool [H3684] uttereth [H3318] all his mind [H7307] : but a wise [H2450] [man] keepeth [H7623] it in till afterwards [H268] .
29:12 If a ruler [H4910] hearken [H7181] to lies [H1697] [H8267] , all his servants [H8334] [are] wicked [H7563] .
29:13 The poor [H7326] and the deceitful [H8501] man [H376] meet together [H6298] : the LORD [H3068] lighteneth [H215] both [H8147] their eyes [H5869] .(the deceitful: or, the usurer)
29:14 The king [H4428] that faithfully [H571] judgeth [H8199] the poor [H1800] , his throne [H3678] shall be established [H3559] for ever [H5703] .
29:15 The rod [H7626] and reproof [H8433] give [H5414] wisdom [H2451] : but a child [H5288] left [H7971] [to himself] bringeth his mother [H517] to shame [H954] .
29:16 When the wicked [H7563] are multiplied [H7235] , transgression [H6588] increaseth [H7235] : but the righteous [H6662] shall see [H7200] their fall [H4658] .
29:17 Correct [H3256] thy son [H1121] , and he shall give thee rest [H5117] ; yea, he shall give [H5414] delight [H4574] unto thy soul [H5315] .
29:18 Where [there is] no vision [H2377] , the people [H5971] perish [H6544] : but he that keepeth [H8104] the law [H8451] , happy [H835] [is] he.(perish: or, is made naked)
29:19 A servant [H5650] will not be corrected [H3256] by words [H1697] : for though he understand [H995] he will not answer [H4617] .
29:20 Seest [H2372] thou a man [H376] [that is] hasty [H213] in his words [H1697] ? [there is] more hope [H8615] of a fool [H3684] than of him.(words: or, matters?)
29:21 He that delicately bringeth up [H6445] his servant [H5650] from a child [H5290] shall have him become [his] son [H4497] at the length [H319] .
29:22 An angry [H639] man [H376] stirreth up [H1624] strife [H4066] , and a furious [H2534] man [H1167] aboundeth in [H7227] transgression [H6588] .
29:23 A man's [H120] pride [H1346] shall bring him low [H8213] : but honour [H3519] shall uphold [H8551] the humble [H8217] in spirit [H7307] .
29:24 Whoso is partner [H2505] with a thief [H1590] hateth [H8130] his own soul [H5315] : he heareth [H8085] cursing [H423] , and bewrayeth [H5046] [it] not.
29:25 The fear [H2731] of man [H120] bringeth [H5414] a snare [H4170] : but whoso putteth his trust [H982] in the LORD [H3068] shall be safe [H7682] .(safe: Heb. set on high)
29:26 Many [H7227] seek [H1245] the ruler's [H4910] favour [H6440] ; but [every] man's [H376] judgment [H4941] [cometh] from the LORD [H3068] .(the ruler's: Heb. the face of a ruler)
29:27 An unjust [H5766] man [H376] [is] an abomination [H8441] to the just [H6662] : and [he that is] upright [H3477] in the way [H1870] [is] abomination [H8441] to the wicked [H7563] .