Proverbs 27:1
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
Don't brag about tomorrow, since you don't know what the day will bring.

King James Bible
Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.

Darby Bible Translation
Boast not thyself of to-morrow, for thou knowest not what a day will bring forth.

World English Bible
Don't boast about tomorrow; for you don't know what a day may bring forth.

Young's Literal Translation
Boast not thyself of to-morrow, For thou knowest not what a day bringeth forth.

Proverbs 27:1 Parallel
Commentary
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

27:1 Boast not - Of any good thing which thou purposeth to do, or hopest to receive tomorrow, or hereafter. Knowest not - What may happen in the space of one day. The day is said to bring forth, what God by his almighty power either causes or suffers to be brought forth or done in it.

Proverbs 27:1 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Wandering Bird
A Sermon (No. 3453) published on Thursday, April 8th, 1915, delivered by C.H. Spurgeon at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington. "As a bird that wandereth from her nest, so is a man that wandereth from his place."--Proverbs 27:8. Solomon spoke from observation. He had seen certain persons of a vagrant kind, and he perceived that they seldom or never prospered. Moreover, he spoke from inspiration as well as from observation, hence the sagacity of the philosopher is in this case supported by the austerity
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs

To-Morrow
GOD'S MOST holy Word was principally written to inform us of the way to heaven, and to guide us in our path through this world, to the realms of eternal life and light. But as if to teach us that God is not careless concerning our doings in the present scene, and that our benevolent Father is not inattentive to our happiness even in this state, he has furnished us with some excellent and wise maxims, which we may put in practice, not only in spiritual matters, but in temporal affairs also. I have
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 2: 1856

Epistle xxvii. To Anastasius, Bishop.
To Anastasius, Bishop. Gregory to Anastasius, Bishop of Antioch. I have received through the hands of our common son the deacon Sabinianus the longed for letter of your most sweet Holiness, in which the words have flowed not from your tongue but from your soul. And it is not surprising that one speaks well who lives perfectly. And, since you have learnt, through the Spirit teaching you in the school of the heart, the precepts of life--to despise all earthly things and to speed to the heavenly country,--in
Saint Gregory the Great—the Epistles of Saint Gregory the Great

Second Sunday Before Lent
Text: Second Corinthians 11, 19-33; 12, 1-9. 19 For ye bear with the foolish gladly, being wise yourselves. 20 For ye bear with a man, if he bringeth you into bondage, if he devoureth you, if he taketh you captive, if he exalteth himself, if he smiteth you on the face. 21 I speak by way of disparagement, as though we had been weak. Yet whereinsoever any is bold (I speak in foolishness), I am bold also. 22 Are they Hebrews? so am I. Are they Israelites? so am I. Are they the seed of Abraham? so am
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. II

Cross References
Luke 12:19
And I'll sit back and say to myself, "My friend, you have enough stored away for years to come. Now take it easy! Eat, drink, and be merry!"'

Luke 12:20
"But God said to him, 'You fool! You will die this very night. Then who will get everything you worked for?'

James 4:13
Look here, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we are going to a certain town and will stay there a year. We will do business there and make a profit."

James 4:14
How do you know what your life will be like tomorrow? Your life is like the morning fog--it's here a little while, then it's gone.

1 Kings 20:11
The king of Israel sent back this answer: "A warrior putting on his sword for battle should not boast like a warrior who has already won."

Jump to Previous
Boast Day's Forth Morrow Noise Outcome Thyself Tomorrow To-Morrow
Jump to Next
Boast Day's Forth Morrow Noise Outcome Thyself Tomorrow To-Morrow
Links
Proverbs 27:1 NIV
Proverbs 27:1 NLT
Proverbs 27:1 ESV
Proverbs 27:1 NASB
Proverbs 27:1 KJV

Proverbs 27:1 Bible Apps
Proverbs 27:1 Biblia Paralela
Proverbs 27:1 Chinese Bible
Proverbs 27:1 French Bible
Proverbs 27:1 German Bible

Proverbs 27:1 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Proverbs 26:28
Top of Page
Top of Page