King James Version
He that trusteth in his riches shall fall: but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.
Darby Bible Translation
He that trusteth in his riches shall fall; but the righteous shall flourish as a leaf.
World English Bible
He who trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous shall flourish as the green leaf.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is confident in his wealth he falleth, And as a leaf, the righteous flourish.
Proverbs 11:28 Parallel
CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
He that trusteth in his riches shall fall; but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.
See Scofield Note: "Ps 2:12".Proverbs 11:28 Parallel Commentaries
A sermon (No. 642) delivered on Sunday morning, July 30, 1865, at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, by C. H. Spurgeon. "He that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him: but blessing shall be upon the head of him that selleth it."--Proverbs 11:26. If I dared, I should always preach upon the comfortable promises and gracious doctrines of God's Word. I find it most delightful and easy work to expatiate upon those themes of revelation which abound in sweetness, and are full of savor and preciousness …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
The Soul Winner
How those are to be Admonished who Decline the Office of Preaching Out of Too Great Humility, and those who Seize on it with Precipitate Haste.
Sanctions of Moral Law, Natural and Governmental.
Jesus, My Rock.
George Muller, and the Secret of His
The Publication of the Gospel
We Shall not be Curious in the Ranking of the Duties in which Christian Love...
The Controversy Ended
It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy;
And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.
They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;
The righteous shall flourish like the palm tree: he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon.
For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out her roots by the river, and shall not see when heat cometh, but her leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.
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