English Standard Version
As the proverb of the ancients says, ‘Out of the wicked comes wickedness.’ But my hand shall not be against you.
King James Bible
As saith the proverb of the ancients, Wickedness proceedeth from the wicked: but mine hand shall not be upon thee.
American Standard Version
As saith the proverb of the ancients, Out of the wicked cometh forth wickedness; but my hand shall not be upon thee.
As also it is said in the old proverb: From the wicked shall wickedness come forth: therefore my hand shall not be upon thee. After whom dost thou come out, O king of Israel?
English Revised Version
As saith the proverb of the ancients, Out of the wicked cometh forth wickedness: but mine hand shall not be upon thee.
Webster's Bible Translation
As saith the proverb of the ancients, Wickedness proceedeth from the wicked: but my hand shall not be upon thee.
1 Samuel 24:13 Parallel
CommentaryKeil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament
Thus he kept back his people with words (שׁסּע, verbis dilacere), and did not allow them to rise up against Saul, sc., to slay him.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles?
You brood of vipers! How can you speak good, when you are evil? For out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.
"Behold, everyone who uses proverbs will use this proverb about you: 'Like mother, like daughter.'
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