then one rests content, untouched by trouble. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! 12 Ears that hear and eyes that see—    the Lord has made them both.(BI). 17 Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord,    and he will reward them for what they have done. but lips that speak knowledge are a rare jewel. 18 Discipline your children, for in that there is hope;    do not be a willing party to their death. How then can anyone understand their own way? that he channels toward all who please him. 19 A hot-tempered person must pay the penalty;    rescue them, and you will have to do it again. 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents,    but a prudent wife is from the Lord. Pro 19:1. 4 Sluggards do not plow in season;    so at harvest time they look but find nothing. 27 Stop listening to instruction, my son,(AL)    and you will stray from the words of knowledge. 3 14 “It’s no good, it’s no good!” says the buyer—    then goes off and boasts about the purchase. 25 The craving of a sluggard will be the death of him,(DG)    because his hands refuse to work.26 All day long he craves for more,    but the righteous(DH) give without sparing. Proverbs 19:21 There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand. how much more do their friends avoid them! (AH), 25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence;    rebuke the discerning,(AI) and they will gain knowledge.(AJ). their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness. 25 It is a trap to dedicate something rashly    and only later to consider one’s vows. 2 Desire without knowledge is not good— how much more will hasty feet miss the way! Listen to the Bible . he will not even bring it back to his mouth! 20 The wise store up choice food and olive oil,    but fools gulp theirs down. the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper. how much more do their friends avoid them! 15 Gold there is, and rubies in abundance,    but lips that speak knowledge are a rare jewel. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Tools. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. (CH), 2 A person may think their own ways are right,    but the Lord weighs the heart. 21 An inheritance claimed too soon    will not be blessed at the end. We can make all the plans we want, but ultimately God's purposes will always prevail. (AB), 18 Discipline your children, for in that there is hope;    do not be a willing party to their death.(AC). 24 The proud and arrogant person(DF)—“Mocker” is his name—    behaves with insolent fury. (DI), 27 The sacrifice of the wicked is detestable(DJ)—    how much more so when brought with evil intent!(DK). 21 Many are the plans in a person’s heart,    but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. 16 Take the garment of one who puts up security for a stranger;    hold it in pledge if it is done for an outsider. Proverbs 19:21 NIV. Proverbs 19:21. Men plan what they are going to do and even take steps to fulfill them. 4 Haughty eyes and a proud heart—    the unplowed field of the wicked—produce sin. (BD), 9 Who can say, “I have kept my heart pure;(BE)    I am clean and without sin”? 19 A hot-tempered person must pay the penalty;    rescue them, and you will have to do it again. (V), 14 Houses and wealth are inherited from parents,(W)    but a prudent wife is from the Lord. Our text says, (Proverbs 19:21) "Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the Lord's purpose that prevails." 28 A corrupt witness mocks at justice,    and the mouth of the wicked gulps down evil. the unplowed field of the wicked—produce sin. New International Version (NIV). and whoever pours out lies will not go free. do not be a willing party to their death. (AZ), 7 The righteous lead blameless lives;(BA)    blessed are their children after them. 7 The poor are shunned by all their relatives—    how much more do their friends avoid them!Though the poor pursue them with pleading,    they are nowhere to be found.[a]. 14 A gift given in secret soothes anger,    and a bribe concealed in the cloak pacifies great wrath. 10 The wicked crave evil;    their neighbors get no mercy from them. Some Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Vulgate; most Hebrew manuscripts, Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, S Est 1:12; S 7:7; Ps 72:5-6; Pr 16:14-15, Ps 33:11; Pr 16:9; 20:24; Isa 8:10; 14:24, 27; 31:2; 40:8; 46:10; 48:14; 55:11; Jer 44:29; La 3:37, S Pr 10:19; 18:13; Ecc 5:2, 4-5; Jer 44:25, NIV, Quest Study Bible, Comfort Print: The Only Q and A Study Bible, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People. 28 A false witness will perish,    but a careful listener will testify successfully. 2 Desire without knowledge is not good—    how much more will hasty feet miss the way! 2 A person may think their own ways are right,    but the Lord weighs the heart. You’re feeling some feelings and then He puts just the right verse in your face at just the right time. (CT), 14 A gift given in secret soothes anger,    and a bribe concealed in the cloak pacifies great wrath. w. 2 Desire without knowledge is not good— how much more will hasty feet miss the way! 25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence;    rebuke the discerning, and they will gain knowledge. (B), 3 A person’s own folly(C) leads to their ruin,    yet their heart rages against the Lord. But no matter how much we plan, no matter how much we save, our plans might not come to pass. z. 18 Plans are established by seeking advice;    so if you wage war, obtain guidance. (BZ), 27 The human spirit is[c] the lamp of the Lord(CA)    that sheds light on one’s inmost being. 3 To do what is right and just    is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. and you will stray from the words of knowledge. (BT), 23 The Lord detests differing weights,    and dishonest scales do not please him. so at harvest time they look but find nothing. 21 An inheritance claimed too soon    will not be blessed at the end. how much more so when brought with evil intent! 20 If someone curses their father or mother,(BQ)    their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.(BR). and at the end you will be counted among the wise. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. 21 Whoever pursues righteousness and love    finds life, prosperity[f] and honor. 30 Blows and wounds scrub(CF) away evil,    and beatings(CG) purge the inmost being. (AV), 4 Sluggards(AW) do not plow in season;    so at harvest time they look but find nothing.(AX). comes to rest in the company of the dead. 24 The proud and arrogant person—“Mocker” is his name—    behaves with insolent fury. (AT), 3 It is to one’s honor to avoid strife,    but every fool(AU) is quick to quarrel. Don't have an account? than share a house with a quarrelsome wife. stay awake and you will have food to spare. Pro 19:2. and pull down the stronghold in which they trust. Though the poor pursue them with pleading. Proverbs 19:21, KJV: "There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand." 23 The Lord detests differing weights,    and dishonest scales do not please him. (K)Though the poor pursue them with pleading,    they are nowhere to be found. 1 Better the poor whose walk is blameless than a fool whose lips are perverse. 16 Take the garment of one who puts up security for a stranger;    hold it in pledge(BK) if it is done for an outsider. 11 Even small children are known by their actions,    so is their conduct really pure and upright? 27 Stop listening to instruction, my son,    and you will stray from the words of knowledge. Try it free for 30 days. 21 In the Lord’s hand the king’s heart is a stream of water    that he channels toward all who please him. Proverbs 19-21: The Secret of Life He who pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor. 8 The one who gets wisdom loves life;    the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? 10 The wicked crave evil;    their neighbors get no mercy from them. by paying attention to the wise they get knowledge. Proverbs 19:21 NIV • Proverbs 19:21 NLT • Proverbs 19:21 ESV • Proverbs 19:21 NASB • Proverbs 19:21 KJV • Proverbs 19:21 Interlinear • Proverbs 19:21 Commentaries • Proverbs 19:21 Parallel Texts • Proverbs 19:21 Bible Apps • Proverbs 19:21 Parallel • Bible Hub 4 Haughty eyes(CK) and a proud heart—    the unplowed field of the wicked—produce sin. but whoever shows contempt for their ways will die. (CU), 15 When justice is done, it brings joy to the righteous    but terror to evildoers. 22 One who is wise can go up against the city of the mighty    and pull down the stronghold in which they trust. (AM), 29 Penalties are prepared for mockers,    and beatings for the backs of fools. 3 A person’s own folly leads to their ruin,    yet their heart rages against the Lord. American Standard Version There are many devices in a man's heart; But the counsel of Jehovah, that shall stand. 15 Laziness brings on deep sleep,    and the shiftless go hungry. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 5 The plans of the diligent lead to profit    as surely as haste leads to poverty. (CQ), 12 The Righteous One[e] takes note of the house of the wicked    and brings the wicked to ruin. 13 Do not love sleep or you will grow poor;    stay awake and you will have food to spare. (A), 2 Desire without knowledge is not good—    how much more will hasty feet miss the way! 4 Wealth attracts many friends, but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them. Share: Previous TODAY’S PASSAGE: ‭‭‭‭‭‭Psalm‬ ‭130:5‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Next Chapter a Day: Mark 1. 13 A foolish child is a father’s ruin,    and a quarrelsome wife is like    the constant dripping of a leaky roof. 11 When a mocker is punished, the simple gain wisdom;    by paying attention to the wise they get knowledge. and pull down the stronghold in which they trust. The meaning of the Hebrew for this sentence is uncertain. 13 Do not love sleep or you will grow poor;(BJ)    stay awake and you will have food to spare.