Proverbs 22:4
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New American Standard Bible
The reward of humility and the fear of the LORD Are riches, honor and life.

King James Bible
By humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, and honour, and life.

Darby Bible Translation
The reward of humility and the fear of Jehovah is riches, and honour, and life.

World English Bible
The result of humility and the fear of Yahweh is wealth, honor, and life.

Young's Literal Translation
The end of humility is the fear of Jehovah, Riches, and honour, and life.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Better, (compare the margin) The reward of humility (is) the fear of the Lord, "riches, and honor, and life.

Proverbs 22:4 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Formation of Habits.
School Sermon. Proverbs xxii. 6. "Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it." INTRODUCTION.--There is a district, high up in the Black Forest, where the ground is full of springs. It is a plain some nine hundred feet above the sea. Thousands upon thousands of little springs gush out of the soil; you seem to be on the rose of a vast watering-can. Now, from this great source flow a good many rivers, and they flow in very different, nay, opposite directions.
S. Baring-Gould—The Village Pulpit, Volume II. Trinity to Advent

He Accuses Abaelard for Preferring his Own Opinions and Even Fancies to the Unanimous Consent of the Fathers, Especially Where He Declares that Christ did Not
He accuses Abaelard for preferring his own opinions and even fancies to the unanimous consent of the Fathers, especially where he declares that Christ did not become incarnate in order to save man from the power of the devil. 11. I find in a book of his sentences, and also in an exposition of his of the Epistle to the Romans, that this rash inquirer into the Divine Majesty attacks the mystery of our Redemption. He admits in the very beginning of his disputation that there has never been but one conclusion
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux—Some Letters of Saint Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux

Cross References
1 Timothy 4:8
for bodily discipline is only of little profit, but godliness is profitable for all things, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.

Proverbs 3:16
Long life is in her right hand; In her left hand are riches and honor.

Proverbs 21:20
There is precious treasure and oil in the dwelling of the wise, But a foolish man swallows it up.

Proverbs 22:3
The prudent sees the evil and hides himself, But the naive go on, and are punished for it.

Proverbs 22:5
Thorns and snares are in the way of the perverse; He who guards himself will be far from them.

Proverbs 29:23
A man's pride will bring him low, But a humble spirit will obtain honor.

Proverbs 31:30
Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain, But a woman who fears the LORD, she shall be praised.

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