New American Standard Bible
The hope of the righteous is gladness, But the expectation of the wicked perishes.
King James Bible
The hope of the righteous shall be gladness: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
Darby Bible Translation
The hope of the righteous is joy; but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
World English Bible
The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hope of the wicked will perish.
Young's Literal Translation
The hope of the righteous is joyful, And the expectation of the wicked perisheth.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Transpose "hope" and "expectation." The expectant waiting of the righteous is joyful at the time, and ends in joy: the eager hope of the wicked comes to nought.
LibraryThe Folly of Slander. Part 2.
"He that uttereth slander is a fool."--Prov. x. 18. I have formerly in this place, discoursing upon this text, explained the nature of the sin here condemned, with its several kinds and ways of practising. II. I shall now proceed to declare the folly of it; and to make good by divers reasons the assertion of the wise man, that "He who uttereth slander is a fool." 1. Slandering is foolish, as sinful and wicked. All sin is foolish upon many accounts; as proceeding from ignorance, error, inconsiderateness, …
Isaac Barrow—Sermons on Evil-Speaking, by Isaac Barrow
Lii. Trust in God.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Pride of Prosperity
"So are the paths of all who forget God; And the hope of the godless will perish,
"But the eyes of the wicked will fail, And there will be no escape for them; And their hope is to breathe their last."
The wicked will see it and be vexed, He will gnash his teeth and melt away; The desire of the wicked will perish.
When a wicked man dies, his expectation will perish, And the hope of strong men perishes.
The desire of the righteous is only good, But the expectation of the wicked is wrath.
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