New Living Translation
The path of life leads upward for the wise; they leave the grave behind.
King James Bible
The way of life is above to the wise, that he may depart from hell beneath.
Darby Bible Translation
The path of life is upwards for the wise, that he may depart from Sheol beneath.
World English Bible
The path of life leads upward for the wise, to keep him from going downward to Sheol.
Young's Literal Translation
A path of life is on high for the wise, To turn aside from Sheol beneath.
Proverbs 15:24 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:24 The way - The way a wise man takes to obtain life, is to place his heart, and treasure, and conversation on things above.
LibraryContention Over the Man Born Blind.
(Jerusalem.) ^D John IX. 1-41. [Some look upon the events in this and the next section as occurring at the Feast of Tabernacles in October, others think they occurred at the Feast of Dedication in December, deriving their point of time from John x. 22.] ^d 1 And as he passed by, he saw a man blind from his birth. [The man probably sought to waken compassion by repeatedly stating this fact to passers-by.] 2 And his disciples asked him, saying, Rabbi, who sinned, this man, or his parents, that he should …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
"And the Life. " How Christ is the Life.
"Now the End of the Commandment," &C.
"Thou Shall Keep Him in Perfect Peace, Whose Mind is Stayed on Thee, Because He Trusteth in Thee. "
For my anger blazes forth like fire and burns to the depths of the grave. It devours the earth and all its crops and ignites the foundations of the mountains.
The way of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, which shines ever brighter until the full light of day.
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