New International Version
Drive out the mocker, and out goes strife; quarrels and insults are ended.
King James Bible
Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.
Darby Bible Translation
Cast out the scorner, and contention will depart, and strife and ignominy shall cease.
World English Bible
Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; yes, quarrels and insults will stop.
Young's Literal Translation
Cast out a scorner -- and contention goeth out, And strife and shame cease.
Proverbs 22:10 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
A bountiful eye - One that disposes him to help all that he sees to be in want; the bountiful eye means the bountiful heart; for the heart looks through the eye. The merciful heart, even when the hand has little or nothing to give, shall be blessed of the Lord.
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LibraryThe Rich and the Poor
Chapel Royal, Whitehall, 1871. Proverbs xxii. 2. "The rich and poor meet together: the Lord is the maker of them all." I have been asked to preach here this afternoon on behalf of the Parochial Mission Women's Fund. I may best describe the object for which I plead, as an attempt to civilise and Christianise the women of the lower classes in the poorer districts of London and other great towns, by means of women of their own class--women, who have gone through the same struggles as they have, …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
The Christian Business World
But Sarah saw that the son whom Hagar the Egyptian had borne to Abraham was mocking,
and she said to Abraham, "Get rid of that slave woman and her son, for that woman's son will never share in the inheritance with my son Isaac."
The lips of fools bring them strife, and their mouths invite a beating.
Without wood a fire goes out; without a gossip a quarrel dies down.
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