New International Version
The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but gracious words are pure in his sight.
King James Bible
The thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the LORD: but the words of the pure are pleasant words.
Darby Bible Translation
The thoughts of the evil [man] are an abomination to Jehovah; but pure words are pleasant.
World English Bible
Yahweh detests the thoughts of the wicked, but the thoughts of the pure are pleasing.
Young's Literal Translation
An abomination to Jehovah are thoughts of wickedness, And pure are sayings of pleasantness.
Proverbs 15:26 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The house of the proud - Families of this description are seldom continued long. The Lord hates pride; and those that will not be humble he will destroy.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryGod, the All-Seeing One
A sermon (No. 177) delivered on Sabbath morning, February 14, 1858 At The Music Hall, Royal Surrey Gardens by C. H. Spurgeon. "Hell and destruction are before the Lord: how much more then the hearts of the children of men?" -- Proverbs 15:11. You have often smiled at the ignorance of heathens who bow themselves before gods of wood and stone. You have quoted the words of Scripture and you have said, "Eyes have they, but they see not; ears have they, but they hear not." You have therefore argued that …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
How the Humble and the Haughty are to be Admonished.
An Exposition on the First Ten Chapters of Genesis, and Part of the Eleventh
The LORD tears down the house of the proud, but he sets the widow's boundary stones in place.
The greedy bring ruin to their households, but the one who hates bribes will live.
Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.
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