New International Version
Better the poor whose walk is blameless than the rich whose ways are perverse.
King James Bible
Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.
Darby Bible Translation
Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse, double in ways, though he be rich.
World English Bible
Better is the poor who walks in his integrity, than he who is perverse in his ways, and he is rich.
Young's Literal Translation
Better is the poor walking in his integrity, Than the perverse of ways who is rich.
Proverbs 28:6 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They that seek the Lord understand all things - They are wise unto salvation; they "have the unction from the Holy One, and they know all things," 1 John 2:20, every thing that is essentially needful for them to know, in reference to both worlds.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryTwo Coverings and Two Consequences
A Sermon (No. 3500) by C. H. Spurgeon, April 4th, 1875, at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington. Published February 24th, 1916. "He that covereth his sins shall not prosper."--Proverbs 28:13. "Thou Hast covered all their sins."--Psalm 85:2. In these two texts we have man's covering, which is worthless and culpable, and God's covering, which is profitable and worthy of all acceptation. No sooner had man disobeyed his Maker's will in the garden of Eden than he discovered to his surprise and dismay …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
He Does Battle for the Faith; He Restores Peace among those who were at Variance; He Takes in Hand to Build a Stone Church.
"And There is None that Calleth Upon Thy Name, that Stirreth up Himself to Take Hold on Thee,"
God's Law Immutable
Whoever fears the LORD walks uprightly, but those who despise him are devious in their ways.
Better the poor whose walk is blameless than a fool whose lips are perverse.
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