|New Living Translation (© 2007)|
An inheritance obtained too early in life is not a blessing in the end.
King James Bible
An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; but the end thereof shall not be blessed.
American Standard Version
An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; But the end thereof shall not be blessed.
Young's Literal Translation
An inheritance gotten wrongly at first, Even its latter end is not blessed.
Proverbs 20:21 Additional TranslationsProverbs 20:21 Parallel Commentaries
Beginning Blessed Blessing End Estate First Gained Gotten Hastily Heritage Hurriedly Inheritance Latter Obtained Quickly Thereof Won't WronglyBeginning Blessed Blessing End Estate First Gained Gotten Hastily Heritage Hurriedly Inheritance Latter Obtained Quickly Thereof Won't WronglyThe Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright ©1996, 2004, 2007. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188.
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