New American Standard Bible
Do not turn to the right nor to the left; Turn your foot from evil.
King James Bible
Turn not to the right hand nor to the left: remove thy foot from evil.
Darby Bible Translation
Turn not to the right hand nor to the left; remove thy foot from evil.
World English Bible
Don't turn to the right hand nor to the left. Remove your foot from evil.
Young's Literal Translation
Incline not to the right or to the left, Turn aside thy foot from evil!
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The ever-recurring image of the straight road on which no one ever loses his way represents here as elsewhere the onward course through life of the man who seeks and finds wisdom.
LibraryKeeping and Kept
'Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life.'--PROVERBS iv. 23. 'Kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation.'--1 PETER 1. 5. The former of these texts imposes a stringent duty, the latter promises divine help to perform it. The relation between them is that between the Law and the Gospel. The Law commands, the Gospel gives power to obey. The Law pays no attention to man's weakness, and points no finger to the source of strength. Its office is to set clearly …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Hold Fast
Truth Hidden when not Sought After.
How Christ is the Way in General, "I am the Way. "
"So you shall observe to do just as the LORD your God has commanded you; you shall not turn aside to the right or to the left.
and do not turn aside from any of the words which I command you today, to the right or to the left, to go after other gods to serve them.
My son, do not walk in the way with them. Keep your feet from their path,
"Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; Remove the evil of your deeds from My sight. Cease to do evil,
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