Proverbs 19:2
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New International Version
Desire without knowledge is not good-- how much more will hasty feet miss the way!

New Living Translation
Enthusiasm without knowledge is no good; haste makes mistakes.

English Standard Version
Desire without knowledge is not good, and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.

New American Standard Bible
Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge, And he who hurries his footsteps errs.

King James Bible
Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Even zeal is not good without knowledge, and the one who acts hastily sins.

International Standard Version
Furthermore, it isn't good to be ignorant, and whoever rushes into things misses the mark.

NET Bible
It is dangerous to have zeal without knowledge, and the one who acts hastily makes poor choices.

New Heart English Bible
It isn't good to have zeal without knowledge; nor being hasty with one's feet and missing the way.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
It is not good for him that does not know his soul, and he that is hasty with his feet sins.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
A person without knowledge is no good. A person in a hurry makes mistakes.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good; And he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.

New American Standard 1977
Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge,
            And he who makes haste with his feet errs.

Jubilee Bible 2000
That the soul be without wisdom is not good, and he that hastens with his feet sins.

King James 2000 Bible
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good; and he that hastens with his feet sins.

American King James Version
Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hastens with his feet sins.

American Standard Version
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good; And he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Where there is no knowledge of the soul, there is no good: and he that is hasty with his feet shall stumble.

Darby Bible Translation
Also that a person be without knowledge is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet maketh false steps.

English Revised Version
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.

Webster's Bible Translation
Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.

World English Bible
It isn't good to have zeal without knowledge; nor being hasty with one's feet and missing the way.

Young's Literal Translation
Also, without knowledge the soul is not good, And the hasty in feet is sinning.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
19:1 A poor man who fears God, is more honourable and happy, than a man without wisdom and grace, however rich or advanced in rank. 2. What good can the soul do, if without knowledge? And he sins who will not take time to ponder the path of his feet.
Study Bible
Better is the Poor Man with Integrity
1Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity Than he who is perverse in speech and is a fool. 2Also it is not good for a person to be without knowledge, And he who hurries his footsteps errs. 3The foolishness of man ruins his way, And his heart rages against the LORD.…
Cross References
Proverbs 21:5
The plans of the diligent lead surely to advantage, But everyone who is hasty comes surely to poverty.

Proverbs 28:20
A faithful man will abound with blessings, But he who makes haste to be rich will not go unpunished.

Proverbs 29:20
Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Treasury of Scripture

Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hastens with his feet sins.

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Philippians 1:9 And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge …

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Proverbs 1:16 For their feet run to evil, and make haste to shed blood.

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Proverbs 21:5 The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenty; but of every one …

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Job 31:5 If I have walked with vanity, or if my foot has hurried to deceit;

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