New American Standard Bible
Under a slave when he becomes king, And a fool when he is satisfied with food,
King James Bible
For a servant when he reigneth; and a fool when he is filled with meat;
Darby Bible Translation
Under a servant when he reigneth, and a churl when he is filled with meat;
World English Bible
For a servant when he is king; a fool when he is filled with food;
Young's Literal Translation
For a servant when he reigneth, And a fool when he is satisfied with bread,
Proverbs 30:22 Parallel
LibraryParable of the Pharisee and Publican.
^C Luke XVIII. 9-14. ^c 9 And he spake also this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and set all others at nought [It is commonly said that this parable teaches humility in prayer, but the preface and conclusion (see verse 14) show that it is indeed to set forth generally the difference between self-righteousness and humility, and that an occasion of prayer is chosen because it best illustrates the point which the Lord desired to teach. The parable shows that …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
Vehicles of Revelation; Scripture, the Church, Tradition.
Concerning the Scriptures.
Luxury is not fitting for a fool; Much less for a slave to rule over princes.
Under three things the earth quakes, And under four, it cannot bear up:
Under an unloved woman when she gets a husband, And a maidservant when she supplants her mistress.
I have seen slaves riding on horses and princes walking like slaves on the land.
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