New International Version
With me are riches and honor, enduring wealth and prosperity.
King James Bible
Riches and honour are with me; yea, durable riches and righteousness.
Darby Bible Translation
Riches and honour are with me; durable wealth and righteousness.
World English Bible
With me are riches, honor, enduring wealth, and prosperity.
Young's Literal Translation
Wealth and honour are with me, Lasting substance and righteousness.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Riches and honor are with me - Often the wise, prudent, and discreet man arrives literally to riches and honor; but this is not always the case. But there are other riches of which he never fails; and these seem to be what Solomon has particularly in view, durable riches and righteousness; the treasure deposited by God in earthen vessels.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
riches and honour
'That I may cause those that love me to inherit substance.'--PROVERBS viii. 21. The word here rendered 'substance' is peculiar. Indeed, it is used in a unique construction in this passage. It means 'being' or 'existence,' and seems to have been laid hold of by the Hebrew thinkers, from whom the books commonly called 'the Wisdom Books' come, as one of their almost technical expressions. 'Substance' may be used in our translation in its philosophical meaning as the supposed reality underlying appearances, …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Fragrant Spices from the Mountains of Myrrh. "Thou Art all Fair, My Love; There is no Spot in Thee. " --Song of Solomon iv. 7.
Of the Council of Antioch and what was done There against the Holy Meletius.
A String of Pearls
But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
Wealth and riches are in their houses, and their righteousness endures forever.
Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor.
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