Proverbs 28:25 {26}
Good News Translation
Selfishness only causes trouble. You are much better off to trust the LORD.

Contemporary English Version
Selfish people cause trouble, but you will live a full life if you trust the LORD.

Douay-Rheims Bible
He that boasteth and puffeth up himself, stirreth up quarrels: but he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be healed.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

He that boasteth and puffeth up himself, stirreth up quarrels: but he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be healed.

that is

Proverbs 10:12 In the lips of the wise is wisdom found: and a rod on the back of him that wanteth sense.

Proverbs 13:10 Among the proud there are always contentions: but they that do all things with counsel, are ruled by wisdom.

Proverbs 15:18 A passionate man stirreth up strifes: he that is patient appeaseth those that are stirred up.

Proverbs 21:24 The proud and the arrogant is called ignorant, who in anger worketh pride.

Proverbs 22:10 Cast out the scoffer, and contention shall go out with him, and quarrels and reproaches shall cease.

Proverbs 29:22 A passionate man provoketh quarrels: and he that is easily stirred up to wrath, shall be more prone to sin.

he that putteth

Psalm 84:12 He will not deprive of good things them that walk in innocence: O Lord of hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.

Jeremiah 17:7,8 Blessed be the man that trusteth in the Lord, and the Lord shall be his confidence. . . .

1 Timothy 6:6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.

made

Proverbs 11:25 He that hideth up corn, shall be cursed among the people: but a blessing upon the head of them that sell.

Proverbs 13:4 The sluggard willeth, and willeth not: but the soul of them that work, shall be made fat.

Proverbs 15:30 The light of the eyes rejoiceth the soul: a good name maketh the bones fat.

Isaiah 58:11 And the Lord will give thee rest continually, and will fill thy soul with brightness, and deliver thy bones, and thou shalt be like a watered garden, and like a fountain of water whose waters shall not fail.

Context
The Boldness of the Righteous
24He that stealeth any thing from his father, or from his mother: and saith, This is no sin, is the partner of a murderer. 25He that boasteth and puffeth up himself, stirreth up quarrels: but he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be healed.26He that trusteth in his own heart, is a fool: but he that walketh wisely, he shall be saved.…
Cross References
1 Timothy 6:6
But godliness with contentment is great gain.

Proverbs 10:3
The slothful hand hath wrought poverty: but the hand of the industrious getteth riches. He that trusteth to lies feedeth the winds: and the same runneth after birds, that fly away.

Proverbs 11:25
He that hideth up corn, shall be cursed among the people: but a blessing upon the head of them that sell.

Proverbs 15:18
A passionate man stirreth up strifes: he that is patient appeaseth those that are stirred up.

Proverbs 15:27
He that is greedy of gain troubleth his own house: but he that hateth bribes shall live. By mercy and faith sins are purged away: and by the fear of the Lord every one declineth from evil.

Proverbs 29:25
He that feareth man shall quickly fall: he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be set on high.

Additional Translations
A greedy man stirs up strife, but he who trusts in the LORD will prosper.He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

He that is of a greedy spirit stirreth up strife; But he that putteth his trust in Jehovah shall be made fat.

An unbelieving man judges rashly: but he that trusts in the Lord will act carefully.

He that is puffed up in soul exciteth contention; but he that relieth upon Jehovah shall be made fat.

He that is of a greedy spirit stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

One who is greedy stirs up strife; but one who trusts in Yahweh will prosper.

Whoso is proud in soul stirreth up contention, And whoso is trusting on Jehovah is made fat.
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