Proverbs 25:17
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New International Version
Seldom set foot in your neighbor's house-- too much of you, and they will hate you.

New Living Translation
Don't visit your neighbors too often, or you will wear out your welcome.

English Standard Version
Let your foot be seldom in your neighbor’s house, lest he have his fill of you and hate you.

New American Standard Bible
Let your foot rarely be in your neighbor's house, Or he will become weary of you and hate you.

King James Bible
Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbour's house; lest he be weary of thee, and so hate thee.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Seldom set foot in your neighbor's house; otherwise, he'll get sick of you and hate you.

International Standard Version
Seldom set foot in your neighbor's home; otherwise, he'll grow weary and hate you.

NET Bible
Don't set foot too frequently in your neighbor's house, lest he become weary of you and hate you.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Let not your foot frequent the house of your friend, lest he be weary of you and hate you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Do not set foot in your neighbor's house too often. Otherwise, he will see too much of you and hate you.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Let thy foot be seldom in thy neighbour's house; Lest he be sated with thee, and hate thee.

New American Standard 1977
Let your foot rarely be in your neighbor’s house,
            Lest he become weary of you and hate you.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbour's house lest he be weary of thee and so hate thee.

King James 2000 Bible
Withdraw your foot from your neighbor's house; lest he be weary of you, and so hate you.

American King James Version
Withdraw your foot from your neighbor's house; lest he be weary of you, and so hate you.

American Standard Version
Let thy foot be seldom in thy neighbor's house, Lest he be weary of thee, and hate thee.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Withdraw thy foot from the house of thy neighbour, lest having his fill he hate thee.

Darby Bible Translation
Let thy foot be seldom in thy neighbour's house; lest he be weary of thee and hate thee.

English Revised Version
Let thy foot be seldom in thy neighbour's house; lest he be weary of thee, and hate thee.

Webster's Bible Translation
Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbor's house; lest he be weary of thee, and so hate thee.

World English Bible
Let your foot be seldom in your neighbor's house, lest he be weary of you, and hate you.

Young's Literal Translation
Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbour's house, Lest he be satiated with thee, and have hated thee.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
25:17. We cannot be upon good terms with our neighbours, without discretion as well as sincerity. How much better a Friend is God than any other friend! The oftener we come to him, the more welcome. 18. A false testimony is dangerous in every thing.
Study Bible
More Proverbs of Solomon
16Have you found honey? Eat only what you need, That you not have it in excess and vomit it. 17Let your foot rarely be in your neighbor's house, Or he will become weary of you and hate you. 18Like a club and a sword and a sharp arrow Is a man who bears false witness against his neighbor.…
Cross References
Proverbs 25:16
Have you found honey? Eat only what you need, That you not have it in excess and vomit it.

Proverbs 25:18
Like a club and a sword and a sharp arrow Is a man who bears false witness against his neighbor.
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