New American Standard Bible
for once he has looked at himself and gone away, he has immediately forgotten what kind of person he was.
King James Bible
For he beholdeth himself, and goeth his way, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was.
Darby Bible Translation
for he has considered himself and is gone away, and straightway he has forgotten what he was like.
World English Bible
for he sees himself, and goes away, and immediately forgets what kind of man he was.
Young's Literal Translation
for he did view himself, and hath gone away, and immediately he did forget of what kind he was;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
For he beholdeth himself - While he looks in the mirror he sees his true appearance.
And goeth his way, and straightway forgetteth - As soon as he goes away, he forgets it. The apostle does not refer to any intention on his part, but to what is known to occur as a matter of fact.
What manner of than he was - How he looked; and especially if there was anything in his appearance that required correction.
LibraryGeorge Buchanan, Scholar
The scholar, in the sixteenth century, was a far more important personage than now. The supply of learned men was very small, the demand for them very great. During the whole of the fifteenth, and a great part of the sixteenth century, the human mind turned more and more from the scholastic philosophy of the Middle Ages to that of the Romans and the Greeks; and found more and more in old Pagan Art an element which Monastic Art had not, and which was yet necessary for the full satisfaction of their …
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For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks at his natural face in a mirror;
But one who looks intently at the perfect law, the law of liberty, and abides by it, not having become a forgetful hearer but an effectual doer, this man will be blessed in what he does.
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