New Living Translation
He will not fight or shout or raise his voice in public.
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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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:19 He shall not strive, nor clamour; neither shall any man hear his voice in the streets - That is, he shall not be contentious, noisy, or ostentatious: but gentle, quiet, and lowly. We may observe each word rises above the other, expressing a still higher degree of humility and gentleness.
LibraryOn the Words of the Gospel, Matt. xii. 33, "Either Make the Tree Good, and Its Fruit Good," Etc.
1. The Lord Jesus hath admonished us, that we be good trees, and that so we may be able to bear good fruits. For He saith, "Either make the tree good, and his fruit good, or else make the tree corrupt, and his fruit corrupt, for the tree is known by his fruit."  When He says, "Make the tree good, and his fruit good;" this of course is not an admonition, but a wholesome precept, to which obedience is necessary. But when He saith, "Make the tree corrupt, and his fruit corrupt;" this is not a …
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He will not shout or raise his voice in public.
He will not crush the weakest reed or put out a flickering candle. Finally he will cause justice to be victorious.
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