Proverbs 16:9
Good News Translation
You may make your plans, but God directs your actions.

Contemporary English Version
We make our own plans, but the LORD decides where we will go.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The heart of man disposeth his way: but the Lord must direct his steps.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

The heart of man disposeth his way: but the Lord must direct his steps.

Proverbs 16:1 It is the part of man to prepare the soul: and of the Lord to govern the tongue.

Proverbs 19:21 There are many thoughts in the heart of a man: but the will of the Lord shall stand firm.

Proverbs 20:24 The steps of men are guided by the Lord: but who is the man that can understand his own way?

Proverbs 21:30 There is no wisdom, there is no prudence, there is no counsel against the Lord.

Psalm 37:23 With the Lord shall the steps of a man be directed, and he shall like well his way.

Isaiah 46:10 Remember the former age, for I am God, and there is no God beside, neither is there the like to me:

Jeremiah 10:23 I know, O Lord, that the way of a man is not his: neither is it in a man to walk, and to direct his steps.

Context
The Reply of the Tongue is from the LORD
8Better is a little with justice, than great revenues with iniquity. 9The heart of man disposeth his way: but the Lord must direct his steps.10Divination is in the lips of the king, his mouth shall not err in judgment.…
Cross References
Psalm 37:23
With the Lord shall the steps of a man be directed, and he shall like well his way.

Proverbs 16:1
It is the part of man to prepare the soul: and of the Lord to govern the tongue.

Proverbs 16:8
Better is a little with justice, than great revenues with iniquity.

Proverbs 19:21
There are many thoughts in the heart of a man: but the will of the Lord shall stand firm.

Proverbs 20:24
The steps of men are guided by the Lord: but who is the man that can understand his own way?

Jeremiah 10:23
I know, O Lord, that the way of a man is not his: neither is it in a man to walk, and to direct his steps.

Additional Translations
A man’s heart plans his course, but the LORD determines his steps.A man's heart devises his way: but the LORD directs his steps.

A man's heart deviseth his way; But Jehovah directeth his steps.

The heart of man deviseth his way, but Jehovah directeth his steps.

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

A man's heart plans his course, but Yahweh directs his steps.

The heart of man deviseth his way, And Jehovah establisheth his step.
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