Proverbs 19:19
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New American Standard Bible
A man of great anger will bear the penalty, For if you rescue him, you will only have to do it again.

King James Bible
A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.

Darby Bible Translation
A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment; for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.

World English Bible
A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty, for if you rescue him, you must do it again.

Young's Literal Translation
A man of great wrath is bearing punishment, For, if thou dost deliver, yet again thou dost add.

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Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

The sense of the last words seems to be that the connection between wrath and punishment is so invariable, that all efforts to save the passionate man from the disastrous consequences which he brings on his own head are made in vain.

Proverbs 19:19 Parallel Commentaries

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How the Impatient and the Patient are to be Admonished.
(Admonition 10.) Differently to be admonished are the impatient and the patient. For the impatient are to be told that, while they neglect to bridle their spirit, they are hurried through many steep places of iniquity which they seek not after, inasmuch as fury drives the mind whither desire draws it not, and, when perturbed, it does, not knowing, what it afterwards grieves for when it knows. The impatient are also to be told that, when carried headlong by the impulse of emotion, they act in some
Leo the Great—Writings of Leo the Great

"Boast not Thyself of to Morrow, for Thou Knowest not what a Day May Bring Forth. "
Prov. xxvii. 1.--"Boast not thyself of to morrow, for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth." As man is naturally given to boasting and gloriation in something (for the heart cannot want some object to rest upon and take complacency in, it is framed with such a capacity of employing other things), so there is a strong inclination in man towards the time to come, he hath an immortal appetite, and an appetite of immortality; and therefore his desires usually stretch farther than the present
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

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