|New International Version (© 2011)|
Whoever winks with their eye is plotting perversity; whoever purses their lips is bent on evil.
King James Bible
He shutteth his eyes to devise froward things: moving his lips he bringeth evil to pass.
American Standard Version
He that shutteth his eyes, it is to devise perverse things: He that compresseth his lips bringeth evil to pass.
Young's Literal Translation
Consulting his eyes to devise froward things, Moving his lips he hath accomplished evil.
Proverbs 16:30 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He shutteth his eyes to devise, etc. - He meditates deeply upon ways and means to commit sin. He shuts his eyes that he may shut out all other ideas, that his whole soul may be in this.
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