New International Version
He will not quarrel or cry out; no one will hear his voice in the streets.
King James Bible
He shall not strive, nor cry; neither shall any man hear his voice in the streets.
Darby Bible Translation
He shall not strive or cry out, nor shall any one hear his voice in the streets;
World English Bible
He will not strive, nor shout; neither will anyone hear his voice in the streets.
Young's Literal Translation
he shall not strive nor cry, nor shall any hear in the broad places his voice,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He shall not strive, nor cry - The spirit of Christ is not a spirit of contention, murmuring, clamor, or litigiousness. He who loves these does not belong to him. Christ therefore fulfilled a prophecy by withdrawing from this place, on account of the rage of the Pharisees.
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'But when the Pharisees heard it, they said, This man doth not cast out demons, but by Beelzebub, the prince of the demons.'--MATT. xii. 24. Mark's Gospel tells us that this astonishing explanation of Christ and His work was due to the ingenious malice of an ecclesiastical deputation, sent down from Jerusalem to prevent the simple folk in Galilee from being led away by this new Teacher. They must have been very hard put to it to explain undeniable but unwelcome facts, when they hazarded such a preposterous …
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He will not shout or cry out, or raise his voice in the streets.
A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not snuff out, till he has brought justice through to victory.
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