King James Version
The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil.
Darby Bible Translation
The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul; but it is abomination to the foolish to depart from evil.
World English Bible
Longing fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but fools detest turning from evil.
Young's Literal Translation
A desire accomplished is sweet to the soul, And an abomination to fools is: Turn from evil.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil.Proverbs 13:19 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryPractical Methods of Studying the Old Testament
[Sidenote: The various methods of approach] The Old Testament may be studied as literature, as history, as the record of an important stage in the evolution of religion, as the revelation of God to the race, or as a practical aid to the individual in living the true life. Each angle of approach calls for different methods and yields its correspondingly rich results. Studied in accordance with the canons of modern literary investigation, a literature is disclosed of surpassing variety, beauty, and …
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament
The Song of the Redeemed
The Heavenly Footman; Or, a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven:
"But if Ye have Bitter Envying and Strife in Your Hearts, Glory Not," &C.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.
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